COMMUNITY PRESCHOOL TEAM
Family Support Worker
Nora has been with community Options for 5 years. As Family Support worker, Nora assists families in accessing additional benefits and programs they may not realize they qualify for. Nora likes being able to help families navigate through application processes with FSCD and disability tax credits to name a few, as well as attend appointments and doctor visits with families as necessary. Nora enjoys connecting families to community resources, as well as creating opportunities for families to gain the confidence to settle in their respective communities.
Educational Assistant Coordinator
Lori Roby has been working with Community Options for 9 years. She loves to work with children and people. She loves when she has the opportunity to spend time with the children and families in our program. In her spare time, she likes to hang out with her five children, go camping, playing tennis and pickleball.
Community Preschool Education
Kathy started with Community Options 5 years ago, part time as a Coordinating Teacher. She is passionate about working with children and families and loves making a difference in the lives of her students. She is excited for the new adventure as Director of the Community Preschool Education program. She lives in Edmonton with her husband, daughter and dog. She enjoys running, yoga, reading and baking. Her one true love, however, is ice cream.
Family Liaison Assistant
Ryanna is a recent graduate from the University of Alberta in the Human Ecology program. She has worked for Community Options for 4 years as our Family Liaison Assistant. She values helping families in the community and believes in working together. Ryanna likes to cook nutritious meals, spend time with her family, and travel to new places in her spare time.