Colleen Fair

Educational Aide

Colleen joined us as an Educational Aide in the spring of 2020. Her previous job was in a nursing home, and her caring manner shines in her work. Colleen loves music and travelling. She is a mother of three and grandmother. She lives in Millstream with her husband John.


Colleen Fair

What do you value most in your friends? Honesty Which of your characteristics do you value most? Respect for others young and old alike What do you consider your greatest achievement? Raising my family What is your biggest regret? Being sassy to my mom as a kid What is your idea of perfect happiness? Spending time with family and friends and enjoying my grandson and seeing my adult children happy in their lives What is your current state of mind? Content Which living person do you most admire? My younger sister, she has always worked with people with special needs and has a daughter who is also special needs. Her heart is very big and she is kind, caring and very compassionate Which words or phrases do you most overuse? Anyways, everyday is a school day Where would you like to live? I like living in the country, but would consider moving closer to Sussex if ever came a time my health got bad What talent would you most like to have? Not sure

What is it you most dislike? I hate to be lied to or disrespected What is your favourite travel destination? I love Ft Lauderdale Florida and Tennessee What is your greatest fear? Dying alone and fear of the unknown

What is your motto? Never say you can’t do it!

Our educators

A.k.a., The people who will love your children as if they were our own. 
Lisa Brown
Founder, Director- Lisa’s Playhouse / Tír na nÓg Forest School /Shining Light Conference
Seamus Brown
Owner/ Maintenance/ Security
Norah Deveau
Administrative Director
Juanita Guptill
Social Media Manager/ Administrative Assistant
Bernadette 'Bertie' Sears
Team Supervisor/ Schedule Manager/Forest School Educator
Erica Baxter
Preschool Lead Educator/Team Supervisor
Kim Otis
Preschool Educator
Crystal Fudge
Lead Infant Educator
Samantha Armstrong
Infant Educator
Samm Burton
Lead Toddler Educator
Karen Peterson
Toddler Educator
Gail Keirstead
Educational Aide- Apohaqui After School Director
Lorilee Parlee
Educational Aide
Colleen Fair
Educational Aide
Heather Keating
Head of Housekeeping/Support Staff
Sharmon O'Donnell
Support Staff
Hannah Sears
Forest School Educator
Keatin Deveau
Summer Student
Haley Wiggins
Toddler Educator
Jenna Peterson
Preschool Educator
Reegan Dickinson
Summer Student
Finnbar Brown