Liza Ordo, Director
Stephanie Drake, Assistant Director
Stephanie Drake has grown up in the Canterbury Family. She started working for Canterbury when it first opened in 2001. She has worked in all age groups from infants to 3rd grade and has been an Assistant Director since 2008. Stephanie holds her Montessori certification and is completing her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education.
Stephanie’s passion is hands-on staff development and classroom support. You can usually find her in one of our classrooms mentoring and training! She has 2 children that have both attended the Canterbury program and has enjoyed seeing the benefits of our program firsthand.
Michele Wood-Yankee, Assistant Director
Michele Wood-Yankee joined the Canterbury family in 2012. Before beginning her journey with Canterbury, she spent 12 years managing front office operations and teaching in an adult trade school. Her current responsibilities include running the fantastic front office at Canterbury Prep and Assistant Director duties.
She is a burst of energy and always excited to greet and assist our families! Michele and her husband Jim, have 2 amazing children. She enjoys crafts, planning fun school events, and spending time with her family. She is best known for the way she answers the phone, "It’s a great day at Canterbury!"
And, it truly is a great day!!!