Megan was raised in the Lake of the Ozarks, got her undergraduate degree from Drury University, and her Master degree from John Hopkins University. She spent four years in Tulsa, Oklahoma working as a teacher before moving to Kansas City. She is passionate about teaching literacy, math and social emotional skills. In her free time she likes to read, walk her dog Bella, and spend time with friends and family.
Daniela Torres was born and raised in Texas. She moved to Missouri in 2011. Daniela received her Bachelors Degree of Elementary Education in 2015 and is wrapping up her Masters Degree in Curriculum and Instruction. She expects to continue her studies in education in order to fulfill her purpose as an educator, leader, and role model.
Daniela believes to be a good leader, you have to be a good follower. Becoming apart of the Gordon Parks team, she's eager to grow as a professional.Read More
Ms. Deb Moore started her career with children as a Juvenile Probation Office after graduating from Kansas State University with a degree in Early Childhood and Community Services. Ms. Moore has also worked at the Department of Social and Rehabilitative Services in Wyandotte County, as a teacher in the pilot program for Parents as Teachers in Kansas City, MO, and finally as a teacher at Operation Breakthrough. Today, Ms. Moore works in the kindergarten classroom.
Ms. Moore has two grown children. Her daughter is a senior prosector working for the State of Missouri and her son is working on furthering his career in Los Angeles, CA. In her spare time, Ms. Moore spends time with family, friends, books and the occasional workout.Read More
Virginia Hall moved to Kansas City from Louisiana. She worked at Center School District as a Behavior Interventionist Specialist for nine years, In-School Suspension Specialist for two years and tutor in Louisiana with a focus in Math and Science. Ms. Hall was a substitute teacher at Gordon Parks prior to starting full-time in the kindergarten classroom. Ms. Hall also enjoys spending time with her two daughters and family.Read More