Toddler Team


Katie has been with Eugene CDC since February of 2017. She has over 9 years experience working with children and has taken numerous courses in Early Childhood Education at Lane Community College. In her spare time, she loves to paint and dance.


Fatemeh began working with Eugene CDC for a year in 2003, and returned permanently to work in our Toddler Room in 2011. She has her AA degree in Early Childhood Education from Lane Community College and over seventeen years experience working with children. She enjoys sewing, baking, taking walks and playing with her grandchild.


Valerie is a part timeTeacher in the Toddler Room, and joined our teaching team in October 2017, when she relcated to Oregon. She is six credits short of her AA degree in Child Development from Las Positas Community College in Livermore, CA. She has over 17 years experience working with preschoolers, toddlers and infants. She enjoys eating pizza with her three girls and playing with their dog.


Maribeth is our early morning Infant-Toddler Float teacher. She has been in that position since November 2017, but also has been teaching our Music Enrichment class since 2013. She has a bachelor's degree in Music Education from the University of ORegon and has over 30 years experience teaching students of all ages. She also works for The Shedd, where she teaches private music lessons and off-campus classes, primarily piano and guitar. She enjoys teaching music, attending concerts whenever possible and spending time with her two children and seven grandchildren.


Jodi has two years of experience working with children and is an enthusiastic beginner! He is pursuing his Associates of Arts Degree in Early Childhood Education from Lane Community College´╗┐, and has extensive Community Based Training credits. In his spare time, Jodi likes to do art, spend time in nature, read, write and pursue his hobby of photography.


(541) 345-8887


888 Goodpasture Island Rd
Eugene, OR 97401
United States of America