Welcome To Wee Wild Ones
Every family, child and adult that comes to the studio becomes part of our family. We strive to provide a welcoming, loving, supportive and fun atmosphere for everyone.
We recognize how unpredicatable raise children in Calgary can be! Our programs are flexible and please never hesitate to let us know what you would like to see more of or any services you may need.
It really does take a village to raise little citizens!
MEET OUR TEAM
Stephanie has been working in childcare for over 10 years. She loves fostering self confidence, creative passions and general happiness within each child she works with. She is a ray of sunshine and continually surprises and delights the children with widely creative craft projects. She is also a talented hula hoop dancer and skate boarder. Wherever she is she is alwaysbeing silly and laughing as much as possible :)
Maria’s love of languages and literature has brought her to Of the Wild Nature Preschool. Maria has over 7 years of education experience. Originally from Damascus, Syria she worked for 6 years as a grade 1 French teacher. In 2015 she moved to Calgary with her family and secured a position as a Grade 2 Teaching Assistant. We are excited to have Maria incorporate French in the classroom!
Graduating from Victoria with a Bachelors of Child & Youth Care, she has spent the last four years working with families and children at not-for- profits here in Calgary. Most recently as a school support worker with students in elementary grades, where her focus was on mental health. Katie is bringing her knowledge of community engagement, programming, and, childhood wellness to the team. Born in Calgary Katie knows all this great city has to offer. She loves tea, is an avid reader, children’s yoga instructor, and, first time runner.
Amanda is an ERYT-500..as in 'Experience-Registered-Yoga-Teacher-with-500+hours of training' - aka, 'Yoga Queen.' Her background is in early childhood education but her heart has always been yoga. She is a general manager at HotShop and teaches adult yoga all over Calgary. She has also lead Teacher Trainings in Costa Rica and all over Alberta. We are so proud to have her as our very own Teacher Trainer and host her upcoming 200-Hr Teacher Training.
Alisha leads our weekly parent & baby/tot class at the studio. She is a 200hr RYT & as a mama herself, she enjoys sharing the practice of yoga to those of all ages. She has this ability to create a safe, supportive & welcoming environment for everyone who enters our doors. She invites each parent to allow the gift of presence in place of any expectations you may have for yourself and/or your wee one. No one class is the same but all include the opportunity to move, sing, breathe, get silly, & create fulfilling relationships with others. Alisha treats everyone like family & will make sure you leave the studio with a heartfelt hug.
Bailey is our Operations Manager. She keeps everything in order and running smoothly - that includes building IKEA furniture, programming the website and organizing snacks. Bailey has a degree in Anthropology from Mount Royal University, her 200 hr yoga teacher training certificate from Alberta Yoga College and her Kids Yoga Certification. She loves hiking, painting, playing softball, video games, yoga and travelling. She also volunteers at the YMCA teaching yoga and has a pet bunny.
Chloe spends most of her time at the computer taking care of the studios administrative happenings. She always has time for a hug and never turns down story time! She is known for saying yes to everything! (and having no rules) Her little dog Harry Winston is always close by - he loves to cuddle and when the children take him for a walk.