Administration and Staff

  • Karen Sanders, M.Ed.
    Director
  • Nancy Aldrich, B.S.
    Program Assistant
  • Wendy Hartke, M.Ed.
    PreK/Kindergarten & Facilitating Teacher
  • Laura Thorndike,  B.S.
    PreK/Kindergarten Teacher
  • Meredith Leighton, B.S.
    Preschool Teacher
  • Kayla Roper, B.S.
    Toddler II Teacher
  • Bob Gannett, M.Ed.
    Toddler II Teacher & Program Coordinator
  • Noelle Lakis, B.S.
    Toddler I Teacher
  • Marcia Huckins
    Toddler I Assistant Teacher
  • Susan Lafreniere
    Teacher Assistant/Floating Teacher
  • Plymouth State University Early Childhood Students
  • Plymouth State University Students as Student Classroom Aides

Featured in Plymouth Magazine

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Remembering Gene Savage ’58

On May 14, 2012, New Hampshire lost a gifted educator, respected leader, and devoted friend. From his earliest days in education as a high school teacher, coach, and director of guidance, through his post as director of admissions at the University of New Hampshire, and later through his various administrative positions within the University System [...]

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Teaming Up for Service

There’s more to PSU’s student-athletes than excellent grades and athletic prowess. There’s a desire to make a difference in the world. Plymouth State men’s hockey coach Craig Russell ’09 encourages his team to serve as often as possible. Through the nonprofit organization Team IMPACT, which pairs children with life-threatening or chronic illness with local college [...]

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Faculty Forum: Filiz Otucu on Democracy and the Middle East

Filiz Otucu is a professor of political science and specializes in international relations, Middle Eastern politics, and the United Nations. A native of Turkey, she earned her MA at the University of Central Oklahoma, and her PhD from the University of Kentucky. Otucu teaches courses on politics and conflict in the Middle East, terrorism and [...]