Crystal Sorrow

Early Childhood/Beginner’s Class Lead Teacher & Safety Patrol Supervisor
  • B.A., English Literature – University of Florida
  • Early Childhood Certificate, Montessori Centre International
  • Nominee for Disney Hand Teacher Award, 2004
  • Part 1 Child Care Facility 30 Hour Training
  • Part 2 Child Care Facility 30 Hour Training
  • Attendee at “The Young Child with Special Needs Contemporary Forum”, 2010
  • Childcare Center Operations Program, 2011
  • American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid, CPR, and AED Certified
  • Bloodbone Pathogens Training
  • Chair, Board of Director’s, Friends of Wild Iris (non-profit)
  • Co-Director and Actor, Act 1 Gainesville Ballet Theatre’s Little Match Girl
  • Multi-Gallon Blood Donor
  • Avid reader, costumer, carpenter, photographer, and hula dancer
  • Affiliated with MMS since 1999

Kyra Akay

Beginner Assistant Teacher & Morning/After School Program Supervisor
  • Nanny to many families; ages 6 months to 13 years old
  • Hobbies include reading, traveling, shopping and spending time with loved ones
  • Affiliated with MMS since 2012

Nicole O’Rourke

Early Childhood/Beginner’s Class Assistant Teacher
  • Beginner’s Class Assistant Teacher
  • B.A. International Studies, Southern Oregon University
  • Nanny for ages 0 – 6 years
  • Previous work experience as Ed Assistant for aviation museum and elementary schools
  • Hobbies include photography, mountain dulcimer, banjo, hiking and traveling
  • Affiliated with MMS since 2015