Maura Dankert - CFCE and PC+ Coordinator
Maura has lived in Bourne for 26 years with her husband and four children. Her passion for supporting children and families was sparked early on when she worked in child protective services and in residential settings. She sits on the Board of Directors for ConfiKids nonprofit and has volunteered for the Saint Vincent DePaul Society, Birthday Wishes, HAC on Cape Cod, and the Friends of the Bourne Food Pantry. Maura works as the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Coordinator for the Bourne Public School. Maura enjoys kayaking, hiking, pickleball and ice cream!
Angie - Early Childhood Specialist
Angie lives in Falmouth with her husband and 4 year old Golden Retriever. She is the proud mother of two daughters who both live in the Boston area. Having earned a Bachelor of Education she has remained an enthusiastic early literacy specialist for over 25 years with a passion for helping children learn early skills that develop them into lifelong readers.
When she is not hosting a storytime, she is playing pickleball, boating, baking or enjoying her newest venture - golf.
Liz - Early Learning Specialist - PC+ Home Visitor
Miss Liz is a married mother of two beautiful girls. She is proud to call Bourne, MA our home. Previously a preschool teacher, she is excited to begin a new chapter as and ELS for the PC+ home visiting program. Miss Liz studied Early Childhood Education at Fisher College and has many certifications in the field. This schooling, along with 10 years experience working with children 0-8 years, has prepared her with the tools she needs to succeed as an ELS.
Miss Liz enjoys spending time with my family, cooking, Sunday gatherings, coaching, watching sports, going to the gym, and, of course… music! She is an avid Beatles fan. and music has always been a major part of her life.
She is excited to meet new faces, build relationships, and enrich young minds. She hopes to arm children with school readiness skills, while learning through play. Furthermore, enhance the relationship between parent and child; while showing parents fun activities/ learning tools! Children are the face of the future and deserve the very best head start.
Jayne - Early Childhood Specialist
Miss Jayne has done story times for Bourne For Children for 6 years!
Miss Jayne has taught young children from birth through age 6 for many years! Prior to working with Bourne for Children, Miss Jayne was the Director of a nursery school and a long time preschool teacher. Her passion has always been to help young children and their families grow and learn together.
Miss Jayne lives in Falmouth with her husband, Tom. In her free time you will find her walking along the beach or riding her bike on the many bike paths on Cape Cod! On rainy days, she enjoys knitting, crocheting and reading!
Annie - Early Childhood Specialist
Miss Annie lives in Bourne with her wonderful husband, two beautiful daughters and their dog.
She loves working (and playing!)with kids and is thrilled to join the team as a story time teacher for toddlers and preschoolers.
Miss Annie has her degree in elementary education and worked as the director of an after school program for 9 years before moving back to the Cape after her second daughter was born.
She loves running, going to the beach, and spending time with her family enjoying all of the beauty that Cape Cod has to offer!