Mona Clark is the Executive Director at the South End Day Care Centre. She started working with children professionally in 1988. Mona left the childcare field in 1994 until 1998 when she moved to Toronto, ON. While in Toronto, she got married to husband, Frank and had her daughter, Trista. Mona also has a step-daughter, Kendra. Mona then returned to New Brunswick and started working with children again.
Mona completed her Early Childhood Education online from the Loyalist College in 2004. In May 2009, she received her certificate for completing the New Brunswick Early Learning and Childcare Curriculum Framework. She continues to go for professional development every year in order to stay up to date on information about children in their early years.
Mona has been with the South End Day Care since 1998. She started out as a facilitator and took on the roll as the Executive Director in September 2005.
“I truly enjoy getting up in the morning and coming to the centre. My passion is to ensure that all the children are treated with respect and compassion regardless of abilities. The children and staff inspire me to continually learn and grow as an individual and a professional each and every day.”
Christina started working at the South End Day Care in 2006, after graduating from high school. In May 2009, Christina received her certificate for completing the New Brunswick Early Learning and Childcare Curriculum Framework. In 2010, Christina left the daycare to go back to school. She graduated in 2011 receiving her certification in Early Childhood Education/ Teacher Assistant. She then returned to the daycare in May 2011.
Christina’s favourite part about working in the day care is all the love and affection she receives from the children. She also enjoys watching the kids learn, grow and experience new things. Christina’s coworkers would describe her as funny and outgoing.
Christina’s pet peeves are being unorganized and people who do not pay attention while driving. In her spare time, she enjoys bowling, shopping, and drawing.
“My passion had always been working with children. I enjoy being an Early Childhood Educator because I get the privilege to experience the children learn and grow.”
Early Childhood Educator
Tiffany started her employment with the South End Day Care in September 2021. She graduated from UNB in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. Tiffany received her certificate for completing the Introduction to Early Learning and Childcare in 2016.
Tiffany enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys hiking and being with her beautiful daughter McKenzie.
Tiffany's co-workers would describe Tiffany as dependable, caring, and bubbly.
"I love coming to work because we have a great learning environment for the children and a positive work environment for the educators."
Early Childhood Educator
Meagan joined our team in August 2021.
Meagan graduated from the NBCC in June 2021 where she received her Diploma in Early Childhood Education.
She is a mom of one, a beautiful daughter named Alice.
Meagan enjoys hiking, concerts and spending time with her family and friends, especially Alice. Her coworkers would say that she is soft spoken and kind to the children. Meagan's pet peeve is the noise of someone eating with their mouth open.
"I enjoy coming to work because I love being with the children and watching the grow."