our staff

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  • Debbie Frazier, Director

    Mrs. Frazier has worked in the Early Childhood Education field for over 30 years. She has been with Greene Street Daycare and Preschool since 1997. She worked at the YMCA for 13 years prior. She is a member of NAEYC which is a national organization for young children, and was the distinguished recipient of the 2013 Director of the Year Award. Debbie also serves on the Advisory Council at Upper Valley J.V.S., and has completed the Developing Early Childhood Leaders training. In her spare time she enjoys her family, friends and grandchildren. Thank you for giving me the opportunity to be a part of God's little miracles.  

  • Kathy love, Assistant director

    Mrs. Love has been in childcare for over 30 years. She started at Greene Street Daycare and Preschool in 1993. Prior to Greene Street, she taught at Troy Christian for 10 years. She has been married to her best friend, a man of God, for 40 years. She is the mother of 3 sons and a nana of 9 grandchildren. Her life as a servant of God, pastor, childcare asst. director, wife, mother and nana keep her very busy. Her interests are having a love of the Bible, a love of her family and a love for others. She also volunteers at West Central Juvenal Detention Center. 

  • lindsay lambert, CURRICULUM director & pRE-k TEACHER

    Ms. Lindsay has been with Greene Street since 2003. She has her Child Development Associate Certificate (CDA) and has recieved her Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education. "I thank everyone for giving me the opportunity to grow and learn with your child." She has 3 children she loves very much who keep her busy. She loves to read all sorts of stories and spend her time in the garden.

  • Joyce ellerman, PRESCHOOL TEACHER

    Mrs. Joyce has been at Greene Street since 1994. She leads the school age summer program and completed her Child Development Certificate (CDA) in 2010. She lives in Piqua with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys the outdoors, loves the beach and is a long time soccer mom! "I am truly blessed to have the opportunity to work with children and touch their lives."

  • chris ward, preschool teacher

    Mrs. Chris has been with Greene Street since 2008. Before that she taught for the Piqua City Schools for 14 years. She loves kids! She has been married to her husband Dean for 33 years and has two sons. Chris enjoys spending her free time with family and friends along with boating and relaxing at her place in Indian Lake.

  • Sam Bradley, PRESCHOOL TEACHER & infant teacher

    Sam has been with Greene Street since January 2016.  She has worked in child care for 2 years.  She lives in Piqua.  Sam has two dogs.  In her free time she listens to podcast and bakes.  

  • amy knapke, INFANT TEACHER

    Mrs. Amy has been with Greene Street since 2013. She enjoys working with children of this age group and finds it to be very rewarding.  On her free time she also enjoys spending time with her husband and son.

  • Monica holmes, infant teacher

    Mrs. Monica has been working at Greene Street since 2004. She loves this age group and finds her job to be gratifying. She is married with 3 children who are in year round sports, keeps her very busy.  In her down time she likes to garden. 

  • sherri wright, 3's teacher

    Mrs. Sherri has been with Greene Street since 2011. She's worked in the early childhood education field for over 25 years. She received her Child Development Associate Teaching Certificate (CDA) in 2007. She's been married for over 30 years and has a daughter. In her spare time she likes to read and watch her favorite football/baseball team. She loves the Lord and teaching at her church.  She has learned and incorporates  sign language her classroom.

  • jen sherman, school age teacher / bus driver

    Mrs. Jen has been with Greene Street since 2013. She has worked in Children’s Ministry for over 12 years. She is a mom of two boys that she loves very much and they keep her very busy. She enjoys cooking, reading, hiking, spending time with family and friends, and learning new things. “Our children are our future. Thank you for sharing them with us and allowing us to learn and grow with them”


    Miss. Sindelir has received her associates degree from Sinclair Community College in 2011. She has worked in childcare for over 6 years.  She loves 2 fur babies, Charley and Lola, both are Jack Russell. In the summer, Lindsay enjoys traveling with her boyfriend to the different race tracks to cheer him on as he drag races.


    Mrs. Burnside has been serving our community for many years, mostly in public relations. She joined the Greene Street staff in August of 2017 as an assistant teacher in the toddler room. Her favorite things about teaching is reading books to the children along with seeing that smile and connection when she has helped a child with something. 

    Teresa is married, her husband, David and they currently live in Troy. She has many years of experience as a mother and grandmother. She is actively involved as a member in her church parish and the RCIA program through that parish along with Children's Liturgy.  She is also an avid photographer who enjoys capturing each moment in its perfection.  

    "I am amazed by how much love and support found in this wonderful center:"  She is grateful for this opportunity to serve in a nurturing and loving environment where children can experience new challenges that will help build their confidence while they play.