“We discovered that education is not something which the teacher does, but that it is a natural process which develops spontaneously in the human being.” – Maria Montessori
Vanessa Turner greets families and helps children prepare to go home during the third work cycle. She joined the staff in 2021. Vanessa received her Associate's degree from Kirkwood Community College and is currently studying elementary education at Coe College. She previously worked in reception roles at St. Luke’s Birthcare Center and at Cost Cutters.
Vanessa appreciates the strong connection between CVMS staff and students and looks forward to seeing the students not only grow in their learning but also in who they are as a person.
In her leisure time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her friends.