Staff 1Marci McCabe

Marci McCabe is the teacher in the four year olds' program. She has served as a Hiland Preschool Board Member for 2004-2006. She joined our teaching staff in 2003 as a substitute teacher when her son was enrolled and then became a full time teacher in February 2006.. Marci has a degree in Business Management . She is also an active member at Hiland Presbyterian Church working closely with the children's programs. Marci and her husband, Kevin live in Ross Township with their son Ryan. In her free time she enjoys scap booking, gardening, making jewelry and spending time with her family and friends.


Staff 1Aimee Hunt

Aimme Hunt is the teacher in the four year olds' program. She graduated from Robert Morris University in 2011 with a bachelors degree in Elementary Education. During college, she worked at Pressley Ridge Day School for Autism as well as KinderCare Learning Center. Shortly after graduating college and becoming a certified teacher she begain substitute teaching at Avonworth Elementary School. Throughout her years of teaching and working with children, she has learned that children teach and impact us as educators just as much as we do for them. I am very excited to start the next chapter as an educator at Hiland Preschool.


Staff 1Kelly Schreffler

Kelly Schreffler is the teacher in the three year olds' program. She was introduced to the program as a Hiland Church member when her two children were enrolled at Hiland Preschool. She is also a past board member, serving from 2010 to 2013. Kelly spent 8 years in the U.S. Air Force. While stationed in Montgomery, Alabama, she pursued a degree in Anthropology/Sociology at the University of Auburn at Montgomery. As she starts each school year she looks forward to meeting the new families and helping their children grow as they spend their days at Hiland Preschool.


Staff 1Andrea Lamaide

Andrea Lamaide is the teacher in the three year olds' program. She grew up in the North Hills and resides in Ross Township with her husband and her two children. Her son is a graduate of Hiland and her daughter is currently enrolled in the four year old program. Andrea discovered her passion for working with children by volunteering at both her children's schools and is an active member in the PTO. Andrea also has a passion for animals and enjoys spending her time attending children's activities. She looks forward to helping your children learn and grow throughout the school year!


Staff 1Kate Monti

Kate Monti is the teacher in the Half Pints prgram. Her three children are all Hiland preschool graduates and she joined the teaching staff in January 2014. Kate and her husband Bill live in the Avonworth school district where Kate is very active in her children's school as the PTA president. Some of her hobbies include baking, sewing, scrapbooking and attending her children's sporting events. Kate is really looking forward to the start of a new school year with your children!