Our Directors

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Our Director

Director, Angela Vierkant, has over 15 years of experience in Early Childhood Education in Rochester as a preschool teacher and later as a director. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Winona State University. She is passionate about Early Childhood Education, and she strives to expand her knowledge by continuing her training and education. Most recently she has obtained her Infant/Toddler Certificate and Child Care Director Certificate.

“Children learn as they play. Most importantly, in play children learn how to learn.” - O. Fred Donaldson

Email: director@eurekakidsmn.com




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Our Assistant Director

Assistant Director, Amber Hallin, has over 18 years of experience in the field of Early Childhood Education, including experience working as a Behavioral Therapist with children on the autism spectrum. She completed her A.A.S. Degree in Child Development in 2009 and is currently working to complete her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and Leadership through Rasmussen College. Amber loves watching children grow, learn and teaching them to experience new things.

“You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives” - Clay P. Bedford




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Our Assistant Director

Assistant Director, Jessica Baxter, has over eight years of Early Childhood Education experience working with children from infants to preschoolers. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from the College of Saint Benedict.