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Hort Woods Staff

Our outstanding teachers are supported in their work by a director, an assistant director, staff assistants, and a kitchen staff.

Staff Listing

Christine Ebeling
Christine has over 20 years of experience in the field of early education. Christine has experience working in early childhood education at Penn... Read Full Bio
Jill Putnam
Assistant Director
Jill Putnam has been in the Early Childhood Education field since 1996. Jill graduated from Bowling Green State University in Ohio with a Bachelor... Read Full Bio
Misty Woods
Curriculum Specialist
Misty Woods received her undergraduate degree from Mount Holyoke College in Psychobiology (similar to Penn State's Bio-behavioral... Read Full Bio
Patti Gray
Administrative Assistant
Patti has been part of the Hort Woods family since 2015. She will help you with application forms, enrollment paperwork, billing and invoices, and... Read Full Bio
Bonnie Wilson
Kitchen Staff
Bonnie is a Food Services Manager at the child care center at Hort Woods. She have been working in the child care centers on the Penn State campus... Read Full Bio
Rachel Stover
Kitchen Staff
Rachel has been a Food Services Manager at Hort Woods since 2012. She has several years of kitchen experience ranging from menu planning and cooking/... Read Full Bio