Cecile Martin is the Office Administrator for the SJV Preschool. She has worked at St. Jean Vianney Preschool for 13years. She has taught 2, 4 and 5 year olds for 10 years, and has been Office Administrator for the past 3 years. She has a B.S. in Management from the University of Southwestern Louisiana (now ULL).
Andrea Freeman is the Blue Gators teacher. This is her third year as a part of the St. Jean Vianney Preschool family. Prior to teaching at SJV, she worked in the Head Start Program, and often volunteered her time to work with children who have special needs. She also has three young children who keep her quite busy! She loves working with preschool-aged children because it’s the littlest things that return the biggest smiles!
Cherie Payer is another Green Gator teacher this year. She has three beautiful children of her own. This is Cherie's 6th year teaching at SJV Preschool. She enjoys every aspect of teaching and has come to learn that the children in her care teach her as much as she teaches them!
Classroom Assistant & Religion Teacher
Tammy Calvaruso is our floater and Religion teacher to the Blue, Purple, and Red Gators! She has worked at SJV Preschool for 10 years in various teaching positions. She has an associate’s degree in Child Development.
Classroom Assistant and Floater
Carly Browning is our floater for the Green and Blue Gators. Carly is a recent graduate of BRCC. She plans to continue her education at Southeastern University studying anthropology. Carly began her educational journey here at SJV Preschool and is thrilled to be back as a teacher.
Denise Summerell is a substitute teacher at SJV Preschool. She has worked at St. Jean Vianney since 2009 starting out as an Extended Care teacher, then a substitute for the preschool and finally as the religion teacher and floater for the 4-year old classes. Denise has a Bachelors of Arts degree in Spanish from Southeastern Louisiana University. She is a native of New Orleans and a diehard Saints Fan since 1966 when New Orleans was awarded the NFL franchise.