Primrose School of Madison

Our Staff

  • Mrs. Samantha Adkins, Assistant Director

    Mrs. Samantha Adkins

    Assistant Director

    I relocated to Madison, AL. for my husbands work four years ago. I have been married for ten years and have a daughter named Anna. When I am not at work, you can find me watching movies or reading books!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Emerald Green
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Twizzlers & Cream Soda
    • Restaurant- Outback, Golden China, Culvers
    • Places to shop- Target


  • Mrs. Allison Fenuccio, Business Manager

    Mrs. Allison Fenuccio

    Business Manager

    Mrs. Allison was born and raised in Atlanta, GA and met her husband, Anthony, in Orlando, FL. They decided to move to Huntsville in 2019 to join the family business! Mrs. Allison joins the Leadership Team with 7 years business and project management experience. Her attention to detail and efficiency supports all team members in delivering the Primrose experience. When not at work, she can be found hanging out with family and friends or napping with her English Mastiff, Roxie.

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Yellow
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Tootsie Rolls and Barq's Rootbeer
    • Restaurant- Sonic or Chick-Fil-A
    • Places to shop- Target
  • Mrs. Maria Martinez, Education Coordinator / Pre-K Teacher

    Mrs. Maria Martinez

    Education Coordinator / Pre-K Teacher

    ¡Hola! My name is Maria, I am very excited to be joining the Primrose Family this year. I have been a Pre-K teacher for 6 years, but I have also taught Elementary, Middle and High School students for 14 wonderful years. Before we called the Tennessee Valley home, my family lived in Maryland. I am married with 3 wonderful children. I Strongly believe that teaching is a partnership between home and school. I am passionate about teaching, and I will provide my students with learning activities that are not only fun, but educational. My top priority I to keep your child safe in a loving and caring way!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Red
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Peanut M+M's, Diet Coke & Tea
    • Restaurant- Kona Grill
    • Places to shop- Amazon

  • Ms. Hannah Sivley, AM Captain & Infant Teacher

    Ms. Hannah Sivley

    AM Captain & Infant Teacher

    I am an artist and a writer, but I enjoy anything that is artistic. I love caring for children and making that connection with them. I plan on living in places all over the world and write and make art about it! I am most excited about getting to know each of the babies and watch them grow and learn.

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Blue
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Welches fruit gummies & Cherry Lime Coke
    • Restaurant- O'Charlies
    • Places to shop- Bridge Street
  • Ms. Kaylee Brown, PM Captain & Support Teacher

    Ms. Kaylee Brown

    PM Captain & Support Teacher

    Hi, I'm Kaylee! I moved to Huntsville 3 years ago for school. I spent the past 2 years working in a daycare facility and am so excited to start a new chapter here at Primrose!


    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Red
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Lemonade and any Chocolate
    • Restaurant- Texas Roadhouse
    • Places to shop- Target
  • Mr. Anthony Fenuccio, Mr. Chef & Support Staff

    Mr. Anthony Fenuccio

    Mr. Chef & Support Staff

    I, Mr. Fenuccio, graduated from West Virginia University (Mountaineers) with a degree in Communication studies with Spanish minor.

    While learning the day-to-day operations of running a Primrose School, I assist Chef in the kitchen and support all team members in delivering the Primrose experience.

    I am from Massachusetts originally, but I met my wife, Allison, in Orlando, FL. We moved to the Huntsville area in November of 2019 and from there we decided to join the family business! I enjoy spending time with my wife, family and friends. I love playing golf and all sports. I am a die-hard Boston Celtics and WVU Mountaineers fan! My nickname at the school is "Mr.Chef"

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Celtic Green
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Twix and Arnold Palmer
    • Restaurant- Tom Browns
    • Places to shop- Academy
  • Chef Peggy Tanner, Food Service Specialist

    Chef Peggy Tanner

    Food Service Specialist

    Family is very important to me, I am a mother of three and a grandmother as well. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family, having cookouts, and Sunday dinners with the Family. I have over twenty-five years of experience as a chef but I get my true joy from being able to feed and provide for the children everyday!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Blue
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Hersheys with almonds & Mt.Dew
    • Restaurant- Connors Steak & Seafood, Longhorns & Cheddars
    • Places to shop- The Mall
  • Mrs. Marta Sedam, Infant Teacher

    Mrs. Marta Sedam

    Infant Teacher

    Teaching children is a passion of mine and I have 13 years of experience doing what I love! When I am not at work, I enjoy gardening, spending time with my husband and dogs, and decorating my home!


    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Red & Blue
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Snickers & Gingerale (Canada Dry)
    • Restaurant- Brovo Itialian Restaurant, Rosies, Mexican & PF Chang
    • Places to shop- Lowes, Home Depot, Khols, Belk & Walmart


  • Ms. Megan Wade, Infant Teacher

    Ms. Megan Wade

    Infant Teacher

    I’m Ms. Megan, and I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I am from Huntsville, I have 2 ferrets, a dog, and a turtle. When I am not working, I like to spend my free time cleaning and watching movies. I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Pink
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Hersheys & Rootbeer
    • Restaurant- Topo River & Rock N' Roll Sushi
    • Places to shop- Earth Bound and Lush
  • Mrs. Afsana Abdul

    Infant Teacher

    Hello! My name is Afsana and I was born and raised in Scottburgh, South Africa. One of my favorite things to do growing up was to go surfing. In my spare time I enjoy cleaning, cooking new dishes, researching, and designing outfits. I am so excited to get to know the babies and to watch them grow and develop.

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Red
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Cadbury Chocolate and Coca Cola
    • Restaurant- Eddie V's and Olive Garden
    • Places to shop- Zara and Bath and Body Works
  • Mrs. Diana McNellis, Young Toddler Teacher

    Mrs. Diana McNellis

    Young Toddler Teacher

    Mrs. Diana, originally from Florida, joined Primrose with her Early Childhood Education teaching certificate and Director's Credentials. She has many years of experience working with our youngest learners. Her patience and gentle nature truly connects with each student she has the opportunity to teach.

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Purple
    • Candy & Soft Drink- KitKat and Almond Joy; Coke Zero and LaCroix Grapefruit or Pamplamouse
    • Restaurant- Red Robin
    • Places to shop- Hobby Lobby, Cabela's, Academy
  • Ms. Madison Garrett, Young Toddler Teacher

    Ms. Madison Garrett

    Young Toddler Teacher

    I’m Ms. Madison G,I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I am an introvert who enjoys extravert activities. I love reading, learning languages, true crime shows, and traveling. I also have a huge soft spot for babies and will do my absolute best while your child is in my care! I am most looking forward to building new relationships with the babies and my co workers!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Blue
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Sour Patch Kids & Minute Maid Lemonade
    • Restaurant- Chick-fil-a
    • Places to shop- Sephora & Barnes + Nobles
  • Ms. Shonterra Readus, Toddler Teacher

    Ms. Shonterra Readus

    Toddler Teacher

    Hi, my name is Shonterra!

    Ive always had a love and passion for working with children. When I graduated from high school in 2013, I pursued a college education in elementary education. After volunteering at my former elementary school, I decided working with a younger set of children would be best! I began working at a daycare center in October of 2018 and saw I was making a huge difference in these wonderful babies and young children. This inspired me to pursue a CDA certification and Im almost there! (For Infant-Toddler and Pre-School) I love singing, dancing and creative arts! Most of all I love being a god mother and aunt!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Purple or Light Blue
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Yellow M&M's & Sprite
    • Restaurant- Wendy's, Firehouse Subs & Zoes Kitchen
    • Places to shop- Walmart or Publix
  • Ms. Cassie Stewart

    Toddler Teacher

    I’m Ms. Cassie, and I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I started working with children when I was 19 years old. I lived on a Navy Base near San Jose, California and was very fortunate to get my experience over the years. I have worked with a variety of childcare centers and have developed and grown with each opportunity. I am so fortunate to be part of the Primrose Family!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Purple, Blue or Green
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Swedish Fish, Sour Patch Kids, Ice, Sprite or Clear Americans
    • Restaurant- Sandwich Shops
    • Places to shop- Wal-Mart or Amazon


  • Mrs. Tessa Dierking, Early Preschool 1 Teacher

    Mrs. Tessa Dierking

    Early Preschool 1 Teacher

    Hi my name is Mrs. Tessa and I am 24 years old. I have worked with children for almost 5 years. My husband and I just moved to the area with out 2 cats. Cats are my favorite animal! I am most excited about getting to know everyone and all the children. I am looking forward to all the fun new things that the year will hold!


    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Blue
    • Candy & Soft Drink-Snickers, Reeses, and Paydays & Mt. Dew
    • Restaurant- Anything Mexican
    • Places to shop- Publix & Bath + Body Works
  • Ms. Hannah Mertens, Early Preschool 1 Teacher

    Ms. Hannah Mertens

    Early Preschool 1 Teacher

    I'm Ms.Hannah! I like to paint, draw and play music. My only child is my spoiled cat, Percy. He keeps me company while I watch baking shows or while I bake my own treats!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Pink, Yellow & Orange
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Twix, Dark Chocolate, Pepsi & Sprite (But I LOVE iced coffee)
    • Restaurant- Honest Coffee
    • Places to shop- Target or Bath + Body Works!!
  • Ms. Courtney Aughtman, Early Preschool 1 Support

    Ms. Courtney Aughtman

    Early Preschool 1 Support

    Hello, my name is Courtney and I am a teacher in Early Preschool 1! I am from Huntsville and have my Associates degree in Early Childhood Education. I love pasta and in my free time, I can be found watching super hero movies!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Pink
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Anything Sour and Root Beer
    • Restaurant- Cracker Barrel
    • Places to shop- Bath & Body Works
  • Ms. Maya Yancey, Early Preschool 2 Teacher

    Ms. Maya Yancey

    Early Preschool 2 Teacher

    I am 22 years old; my birthday is October 1st. My favorite color is purple. I have 2 sisters; my older sister and I were born on the same day just 1 year apart. I also have a younger sister. I have a 4-year-old autistic brother. I one day hope to teach kindergarten! I am most excited about getting to know the children in my classroom and helping them learn and grow!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Purple & Yellow
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Sour Candy, Sprite & Dr.Pepper
    • Restaurant- Mellow Mushroom or Chick-fil-A
    • Places to shop- Target
  • Ms. Eden Marceaux, Early Preschool 2 Teacher

    Ms. Eden Marceaux

    Early Preschool 2 Teacher

    Hi! My name is Eden Marceaux, I am from a small town Bayou La Batre AL where the movie Forest Gump was made, and also part of The Pirates of the Caribbean. I am adopted and I have 14 siblings. I just moved to Huntsville from Montgomery AL in January 2021. My dad is Fred Marceaux, he played for Paul Bear Bryant's first team. ROLL TIDE! I have also learned sign language since the age of three since my brother is partially deaf.

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Green
    • Candy & Soft Drink- War heads & Vanilla Coke
    • Restaurant- Ol' Heidelberg
    • Places to shop- Hottopic
  • Ms. Kahleah McCrae, Early Preschool 2 Support Teacher

    Ms. Kahleah McCrae

    Early Preschool 2 Support Teacher

    Hi, I'm Kahleah! I am in college and I'm majoring in Elementary Education. I love working with children and exploring their horizons. I am most excited about getting to know more about my co-workers and the children!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Light Bue
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Ghirardelli Milk chocolate and Caramel & Pepsi
    • Restaurant- Panera Bread
    • Places to shop- Walmart
  • Mrs. Jenn Greer, EPS3 Pathways Teacher

    Mrs. Jenn Greer

    EPS3 Pathways Teacher

    Mrs. Jenn, originally from San Antonio, Texas has worked with young children for close to 20 years; as a teacher and as a part of leadership. Mrs. Jenn's efficient attention to detail and patience helps her ensure the Primrose Balanced Learning curriculum is being delivered with fidelity.

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Coral and Sea Green
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Dark Chocolate Almonds and Sweet Tea
    • Restaurant- Chick fil a
    • Places to shop- Maurices and Walmart
  • Ms. Anna Hart, EPS3 Pathways Teacher

    Ms. Anna Hart

    EPS3 Pathways Teacher

    Ms. Anna is originally from Lansing, Michigan. She has been working with young children for over 4 years. As a natural-born leader, Ms. Anna thrives on the day-to-day classroom schedule, embracing every oppotunity to learn and grow along with her students.


    My favorite food is Lasagna, and when I am not at Primrose I love hanging out with my nephews. I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Yellow
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Almond Hersheys & Cherry SunDrop
    • Restaurant- Pier 88
    • Places to shop- American Eagle, Target & Walmart
  • Ms. Michaela Oliver, EPS3 Pathways Support Teacher

    Ms. Michaela Oliver

    EPS3 Pathways Support Teacher

    My name is Michaela, and I was born in Destin Florida! I love working with children and watching them grow! Some of my favorite things to do is go on hikes and spending time with my friends. I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.


    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Pink
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Snickers & Gingerale
    • Restaurant- Texas Roadhouse
    • Places to shop- Bridge Street
  • Ms. Serenity Williams, Preschool 1 Teacher

    Ms. Serenity Williams

    Preschool 1 Teacher

    Hi, I’m Ms. Williams and I just moved here from Florida, and I am very excited to be able to meet everyone. I love music, I am constantly listening to many different genres. I love learning about different cultures, and the history of them. I hope the time we spend together is full of laughs and smiles!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Burgundy
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Puchao & Sprite
    • Restaurant- Aki Ramen
    • Places to shop- FYE & Target
  • Mrs. Hasina Akter, Preschool 1 Teacher

    Mrs. Hasina Akter

    Preschool 1 Teacher

    Hello, I’m Mrs. Hasina, I am a mother of 4 children and love cooking and reading books. By nature, I am very loving and caring to others. I enjoy working with all children but have the most experience working with 4 and 5 year old preschool children. This age group is so inquisitive and we learn so much from each other. I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Green
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Kitkats & Coconut Water
    • Restaurant- Applebees
    • Places to shop- Target
  • Ms. Larren Phelps, Preschool 2  Teacher

    Ms. Larren Phelps

    Preschool 2 Teacher

    Hi there! My name is Ms. Larren, and I am so excited to join the Primrose family! I've been a preschool teacher for the past 2 years in Nashville, TN but recently moved back to my hometown to begin my Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education! I'm very passionate about providing children with a fun and educational learning experience in all activities and making sure each child feels safe and loved in the classroom. I can't wait to meet you all!

    I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Pink
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Sour Patch Kids & Iced Coffee
    • Restaurant- Chick-Fil-A or Subway
    • Places to shop- Target & Marshall's
  • Mrs. Patty Wilcox, Preschool 2 Teacher

    Mrs. Patty Wilcox

    Preschool 2 Teacher

    Mrs. Patty has achieved her Child Development Associate (CDA) credentials and has over 20 years experience working with early learners and elementary aged children. She has a true love to use every teachable moment that comes along and foster a love of learning.

    Here are a few of my favorite things:

    • Color - Black and Green
    • Snacks - Cheetos and Veggies
    • Restaurant - Panera
    • Places to Shop - Target
  • Ms. Ashley Zeedar, Pre-K Teacher

    Ms. Ashley Zeedar

    Pre-K Teacher

    Hi, my name is Ms. Ashley and I am a mother of two. One 7 year old and one 3 year old. I love teaching, drawing, and anything creative. I also LOVE Disney!

    Here are a few of my favorite thing:

    • Color - Blue
    • Candy & Soft Drink- Sour Jolly Rancher Gummies and Sparkling cranberry juice
    • Restaurant- Rosies
    • Places to shop- Target & Amazon
  • Mrs. Taylor Terry, Pre-K Teacher

    Mrs. Taylor Terry

    Pre-K Teacher

    My name is Taylor Terry. I am an early childhood educator and a graduate of Athens State University! God blessed me with a wonderful husband and we are expecting our first child I have a two year old husky names Duncan. I have worked in Decatur City Schools for 10 years as a Lead Pre-K teacher, substitute, and paraprofessional. I have also served in the children's ministry for 12 years, as well as the music ministry. My passion is teaching, weather at a school or at church, it is a calling God placed on my life and it makes my heart full.

    Here are a few of my favorite things:

    • Color - Turquoise
    • Candy and Soft Drink - Hershey Bars and Mountain Dew
    • Restaurant - Chic-fil-a
    • Places to Shop - Hobby Lobby and Target
  • Glenn and Amy Gallagher, Franchise Owner

    Glenn and Amy Gallagher

    Franchise Owners

    Meet Glenn and Amy Gallagher - Amy has over 20 years of experience with Primrose Schools working at the National Support Center where she focused her expertise on training and supporting Primrose Franchise Owners in their new school journey.Glenn has over 25 years of global IT and Program Management experience that included three years as Executive Director of IT for Primrose Schools. Amy and Glenn love the Primrose Brand for the same reasons you and your family do. Their professional backgrounds make a great fit to operate a Primrose school. Amy and Glenn, originally from Baton Rouge, LA and Memphis, TN, have been married 31 years…. and spent those 30 plus years in Marietta, GA raising their family. It is with joy and gratitude that Amy and Glenn bring quality early education and care to children in their Madison community.

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