MULTI-SITE SCHOOL AGE PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Jennifer Quintas is the Multi-Site School Age Program Director. Jennifer holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education from Illinois State University and her Master of Education Degree from National Louis University. Jennifer has been on staff with Wesley since January 1991, beginning her career as a Group Leader in the Before/After School Program and a substitute at the Wesley Preschool Program. In 1993 Jennifer became a teacher in the Kindergarten Program and Site Coordinator for the School Age Summer Camp. In 2001 Jennifer became the Multi-Site School Age Program Director where she oversees the Wesley Kindergarten Enrichment Program, Wesley’s Before/After School Program, and the Wesley School Age Summer Camp Program.
BEFORE/AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM STAFF
MARC LAZIK – SITE DIRECTOR
Marc Lazik is the Site Director for Wesley’s Before and After School Program at Henking/Hoffman Schools. Marc was previously a teacher in the Wesley Kindergarten Enrichment Program, Site Coordinator in Wesley’s School Age Summer Camp, Site Coordinator in Wesley’s Before/After School Program at Lyon School, and has been with Wesley since 1996. Marc holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from National Louis University.
VALERIE BLEDSOE – SITE DIRECTOR
Valerie Bledsoe is the Site Director for Wesley’s Before and After School Program at Lyon/Pleasant Ridge. Valerie started with Wesley in the Fall of 2002 as a Group Leader in the Before/After School Program and also worked as an Assistant in Wesley’s Preschool Program. Before becoming a Site Director, Valerie worked 14 years as an Assistant Teacher in Wesley Child Care Center’s Kindergarten Enrichment Program. Valerie holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from National Louis University.
SAMANTHA MURASKI -SITE DIRECTOR
Samantha is the Site Director at the Westbrook Before and After School Program. Samantha has a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Illinois State University. Samantha has served as a Site Director and Multi-Site Director for the Deerfield Park District’s Summer Camp. Just previous to Wesley, Samantha was a Home Visitor for the Children’s Home & Aid Society.