Ruth Pawson School staff




Dana Stadnyk

Dana Stadnyk, supervisor

Dana first started with the Early Learning Centre in summer of 2010.  She completed her Youth Care Worker Certificate in 2008. Dana obtained her level III certification in Early Childhood Education through distance classes. Dana has had the opportunity to work with all age groups during her time with Ehrlo Early Learning Centre.

Anthonia Amayo, Early Childhood Educator

Anthonia joined EELC in September 2018. Anthonia has her Early Childhood Educator level III and her post-diploma certificate in Early Childhood Special Needs. Anthonia has been in the child care field for several years working with all age groups. Currently, Anthonia has taken on the role of the Junior Toddler Educator.

Britney Lafreniere, Early Childhood Educator

Britney has been with Ehrlo Early Learning Centre since 2010. As both an ECE and a supervisor, Brittney has had the opportunity to work at of four of the five EELC locations. In the supervisory role, Brittney found she very much missed working directly with the children and asked to return to the ECE role at which time she joined the EELC Ruth Pawson team. Brittney has her Early Childhood Educator Level III and her Resource Teacher Certificate in Ontario. She has been in the field since 2005 and believes children learn best through play.

Nicole Hancock

 Nichole Hancock, ECE III (currently on maternity leave)

Nicole has a Bachelor of Education degree, focusing on the primary grades. She is currently working toward her Inclusive Education Certificate. Nicole hopes to continue to educate herself on children and their diverse needs. She started working with EELC in 2013.


Katie Stachowich, Early Childhood Educator

Katie currently has her Early Childhood Education level I and plans to continue to work towards her level II. Katie has worked in the childcare profession since 2012 and has experienced working with all age groups. Katie believes exploring and playing outdoors in a fundamental aspect of childhood development.

Dominic Choe, Early Childhood Educator

Dominic began at EELC Ruth Pawson in July 2017. Dominic has his Level III Early Childhood Education and has been working in the childcare field since 2015. Dominic has experience with all age groups and is most familiar with the kinder and school age groups.

Alyssa Brisbois, Casual

Alyssa is new to the EELC family. Alyssa has obtained her Early Childhood Education Diploma through Sask Polytechnic. Through practicums, Alyssa has had the opportunities to work with children of diverse ages and needs. Alyssa has several years of childcare experience through volunteer work. She has a compassionate heart and believes in child directed and hands on play.


 Shayla Vernon, Early Childhood Educator

Shayla started working for Ehrlo Early Learning Centre in March 2013. She is currently going to night classes at SIAST to obtain her ECE 1 and continue her education. She enjoys working with children and watching they see the world with hopeful eyes that shines on our way of life with a new light. Shayla has her ECE level I and is working towards completing her ECE Level II. She enjoys working with children, watching how they see the world with hopeful eyes and how they interact with the environment around them.