Teachers

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Director:

Becky Tartline  — This is Becky’s seventh year as the Nursery School Director. Before that she nurtured the children in the Little Lambs class for nine years! She has a B.A. in English from Gettysburg College and a Master's degree in English Education from Millersville University. She has taught high school English as well as writing classes at HACC. Her adult son and college-age daughter are both graduates of St. Timothy’s.

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Little Lambs:

Erin Deschane  — Erin earned a bachelor's degree in Marketing from Baylor University in Texas where she grew up. She worked for a technology company in Dallas as well as an advertising agency in Washington, D.C. before becoming a stay at home mom to 2 daughters, now ages 12 and 10. Both are graduates of St. Timothy and loved how warm and welcoming it was. Erin loves bringing that environment to the Little Lamb and Teddy Bear families!

Becky Donagher  — Becky earned her bachelor’s degree in Art Education (K-12) from Flagler College in St. Augustine, Florida where she taught private lessons. She later returned to Mechanicsburg to raise her family. She has a daughter starting kindergarten and a son starting second grade at Silver Spring Elementary School; both are graduates of St Timothy Nursery School. She also works as a Reiki practitioner, and she is looking forward to watching the Little Lambs learn and grow this year!

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Teddy Bears:

Vicki Salador  — Vicki earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from West Chester University. She then earned her J.D. from Widener University School of Law in Delaware. Vicki passed both the PA and NJ bar exams in 2010. After practicing law for five years she decided to be a stay at home mom. Vicki has two daughters 8 and 6, both who have graduated from St. Timothy’s. Vicki is very excited for her fourth year teaching the Teddy and Panda Bears classes, and she can’t wait to watch her students grow!

Erin Deschane  — Erin earned a bachelor's degree in Marketing from Baylor University in Texas where she grew up. She worked for a technology company in Dallas as well as an advertising agency in Washington, D.C. before becoming a stay at home mom to 2 daughters, now ages 12 and 10. Both are graduates of St. Timothy and loved how warm and welcoming it was. Erin loves bringing that environment to the Little Lamb and Teddy Bear families!

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Panda Bears:

Vicki Salador  — Vicki earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from West Chester University. She then earned her J.D. from Widener University School of Law in Delaware. Vicki passed both the PA and NJ bar exams in 2010. After practicing law for five years she decided to be a stay at home mom. Vicki has two daughters 8 and 6, both who have graduated from St. Timothy’s. Vicki is very excited for her fourth year teaching the Teddy and Panda Bears classes, and she can’t wait to watch her students grow!

Joy Harbold  — Joy majored in fine art at HACC and enjoyed student teaching in an elementary art classroom, as well as teaching swimming lessons and summer camp. She then earned her bachelor's degree in communications from West Chester University and went on to teach English and Art at a high school in Florida. She moved home to Pennsylvania to be a stay at home mom to her two daughters who will both be attending St. Timothy's this year. Joy is excited to play, learn, and grow with the Panda Bear's class this year!

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Lively Lions:

Nattanan (Bee) Okumura  — Bee has been teaching at St. Tim’s for the past 6 years. She was born in Thailand and earned her B.A. in Eco-Tourism there. She came to America in 2008 and was an Au pair for four years with the same host family in Annapolis, Maryland. She has taken early childhood classes at the Montgomery Child Care Association and at HACC. Bee has three daughters, two who have graduated from St. Timothy’s, and one who will attend the nursery school next year. She is excited to be teaching the Lively Lions class and learning with your child!

Sarah Langan  — Sarah is excited to come back to St. Tim’s and be a teacher for her second year in the Lively Lions class! Her two sons, Rory and Patrick, are graduates of St. Tim’s and her daughter, Ava, will be in the Little Lambs class this year. Sarah taught second grade for eight years in the Lower Dauphin School District. She also earned her Masters in Literacy Education from Penn State Harrisburg and has tutored many children in reading. She can’t wait to use her knowledge of teaching to help the Lions get ready for kindergarten!