Crystal Fudge

Lead Infant Educator

Crystal joined Lisa’s team in the summer of 2019 as Support Staff. She has completed the 90 hour Intro to ECE/ Curriculum training. Crystal is an educator in our baby room and was most recently one of the Essential Workers at the center during the pandemic. Crystal has a quiet caring manner that draws the children to her. She lives in Dutch Valley with her husband Shane and daughters Abbigail and Kayleigh.


Crystal Fudge

What do you value most in your friends? Loyalty What do you consider your greatest achievement? My daughters

What is your greatest regret? Not going to college after graduation What is your idea of perfect happiness?  Spending time with family and friends Which living person do you most admire? My dad Where would you like to live? California What talent would you most like to have? Public speaking What is it you most dislike? Smoking What is your favourite travel destination? Anywhere with family and friendsWhat is your greatest fear? Public speaking What is your motto? You only live once.

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
Karen Peterson
Toddler Educator
Gail Keirstead
Educational Aide- Apohaqui After School Director
Lorilee Parlee
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
Gillian MacLean
Twos Room Educator
Finnbar Brown
Christa McFarlane
Assistant Educator
Reegan Dickinson
Summer Student