I am going to be a senior at D’Evelyn High School this year! I will be a part of the Girl’s Mentoring and Sources of Strength clubs there, and my favorite subjects are art and math. I love painting and drawing, and basically anything else that allows me to create. I enjoy going on walks,…

I moved to CO in July, 2019 from Maine where I went to grad school, but I am originally from Richmond, VA. I have my master’s in elementary education and will soon be certified to teach K-6 in CO. I have one year of experience as a Paraeducator, where I provided various supports for a…

I am a nursing student at the University of Alabama and a graduate of Golden High School. I love working with people, whether it be at a coffee shop as a barista or taking care of patients! I love to do yoga and listen to music in my free time. I am so excited to…

My name is Anna and I am going to be a senior at Arvada West High School. I am so excited to be a part of the team at Megan’s Place. I have always loved working with kids and being someone they can look up to. I swim for the Awest swim and dive team…

I am a junior at the University of Northern Colorado, where I am studying to be a Special Education teacher. My passion for working with people with disabilities has come from growing up with a brother who has cerebral palsy. I’ve spent my entire life enjoying activities with him and his friends such as adaptive…

My name is Amanda Stepanich I am 27 years old, I have a furbaby who is 4 years old and loves to get into trouble. I have a passion for racing, sports, camping, hunting and of course taking naps. I have been working for an oil and gas company for the past 5 years and…

Childcare Specialists

Hi. My name is Miriam Fernandez. I spent 23 years teaching second grade, third grade and English as a second language. I am super excited to be a part of Megan’s Place. I have four beautiful children: 3 boys and a girl. My daughter has a rare syndrome and has developmental delays. When she aged…

My name is Jami Marquez and I’m very excited to be joining Megan’s place! My passion for helping individuals has been a part of me from the moment I started helping organizations and babysitting children. I am currently going to college to major in special education and then get my degree in EMT.

I’m going into my junior year at D’Evelyn High School where I swim, sing in the choir, and participate in many clubs including our mentoring and peer tutoring programs. My favorite subjects are English and math. I’ve been in love with singing for as long as I can remember; I’ve done choir and theatre since…

Bekka - Staff Member at Megan's Place

Team Leader

I’m a senior at Lakewood High School. I was born in Alaska and have lived in Colorado most of my life. I have younger twin sisters and a yorkie named Louise. Through school I started running cross country this fall and I love both running and hiking. I love taking pictures and am currently editor…