Sharmon O'Donnell

Support Staff

Sharmon joined us in the fall of 2016. She has worked with Gail at our AES After School program and fills in in most rooms in our centre. Sharmon loves gardening, hiking and spending time outdoors. She is mom to Jasmine and Izaak and lives in Erb Settlement with Scott, her stepson Noah and their dog Hurley.


Sharmon O'Donnell

What do you value most in your friends? Honesty and trust Which of your characteristics do you value most? Being kind and caring with everyone I meet What do you consider your greatest achievement? Getting through each day and not giving up What is your greatest regret? I wish I had let myself be happier and not feel guilty for doing so What is your idea of perfect happiness? To have a peaceful life and know that my children are healthy and happy What is your current state of mind? All depends! ;)  Which living person do you most admire? My mom Which word or phrase do you most overuse?  "I'm sorry"- when things aren't my faulty or "What's THAT?!" lol Where would you like to live? right here in Canada- there's no place like it! What talent would you most like to have? To play guitar and be able to sing in public without fear. What is it you most dislike? having severe anxiety What is your favourite travel destination? Niagara Falls What is your greatest fear? Heights, spiders, confined spaces What is your motto? ' Be Kind for everyone is fighting a battle we know nothing about' ' A life spent helping others is a life with purpose' 

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