Primrose School at Sonoma Ranch

Our Staff

  • Mrs. Kathy Rosso, Director

    Mrs. Kathy Rosso

    Director

    Hello, my name is Kathy Rosso. My hometown is Corpus Christi, Texas. I have had over 19 years of childcare experience. My first job was at a drop in Child Care Center. Through this experience I made the decision to be a Child Care Professional. I was hired as the Assistant Director at Primrose School at Sonoma Ranch in March 20, 2006….a day I will always remember. In February of 2011 I was promoted to the Director of Primrose School at Sonoma Ranch. This is an exceptional school because of the strong team work that we experience together.

  • Ms. Jennifer Lara, Curriculum Director

    Ms. Jennifer Lara

    Curriculum Director

    Hello, my name is Jennifer Lara. My hometown is in El Paso, Texas. Before moving to San Antonio, I worked at the University of El Paso’s Child Development Center. Later, I worked for the El Paso Independent School District as a Spanish teacher, along with tutoring Math and Reading. I have been at the Primrose School at Sonoma Ranch for over 15 years. When I first started teaching at Primrose, I taught in our Pre-KI Program. In the summer of 2008 I was promoted to the Assistant Director position. In February of 2011 I took on a new role as the Curriculum Director.

  • Mrs. Anna Perina, Assistant Director

    Mrs. Anna Perina

    Assistant Director

    I'm Anna Perina. I wanted to tell you a little about myself. My family and I moved to San Antonio in August of 2016 and have made this city our permanent home. My husband and I have been married since the year 2000 and we have one daughter and two dogs. My hobbies include reading, spending time with my family and experiencing everything that San Antonio has to offer. Moving to San Antonio has been one of the best decisions we've made as a family and we absolutely love living here. I can't wait to learn more about you and your family.

  • Mrs. Cecilia Ramirez, Food Manager

    Mrs. Cecilia Ramirez

    Food Manager

    I’m Cecilia Ramirez. I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I’ve been married for 21 years. I have 4 children, 3 girls and 1 boy.I love to cook and enjoy my time learning to make the children I feed happy. I have worked in the childcare industry for the past 7 years as a chef. I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

  • Mrs. Dorothy Plata, Infant Lead Teacher

    Mrs. Dorothy Plata

    Infant Lead Teacher

    I’m Dorothy Plata. I wanted to tell you alittle about myself. I am originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico and I’ve been living in Texas for over 35 years. I’ve been married to Joseph Plata for over 40 years. Together we have three children and seven grandchildren. I have over 25 years teaching experience. 9.5 of those years I have been here at Primrose School at Sonoma Ranch. Where I have enjoyed being the Lead Teacher in the Infant Classroom. I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

  • Mrs. Dibya Das, Infant Assistant Teacher

    Mrs. Dibya Das

    Infant Assistant Teacher
    Apple of Our Eye

    I’m Mrs. Das. I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I have joined the Primrose team. I am married and have one lovely daughter who is in her second year of college. My husband is a senior IT consultant for the federal government. I have a bachelor’s degree in Education and Political Science. In the past, I have served as a Pre- K volunteer for many years. I am excited to mention that to my sincere work, I was voted as the Apple of the Eye summer of 2021. The staff and colleagues are very friendly and helpful. I am fortunate to be a part of the Primrose family and watching the children grow and learn everyday. I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.


  • Mrs. Olga Longoria, Young Toddler Lead Teacher

    Mrs. Olga Longoria

    Young Toddler Lead Teacher

    Hello, my name is Olga Longoria. I was born and raised in the San Antonio area. Prior to coming to Primose School at Sonoma Ranch in the spring of 2010, I worked in the Floresville ISD for seven years. I worked as an assistant in the Pre-K and Kindergarten Classrooms. I can't wait to learn about you and your family.

  • Mrs. Salwa Issa, Young Toddler Assistant Teacher

    Mrs. Salwa Issa

    Young Toddler Assistant Teacher
  • Ms. Megan McCoig, Toddler Classroom Lead Teacher

    Ms. Megan McCoig

    Toddler Classroom Lead Teacher

    I’m Megan McCoig. I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I am the middle child with a total of 6 brothers, 3 older (two are stepbrothers) and 3 younger (one is a stepbrother). I have 2 dogs, but my pitbull Cocoa is my favorite. I like to sing, sew, watch movies, and go bowling. My favorite food is chicken and I do not like fruit except for apples and fresh raspberries. I graduated from BYU-Idaho in 2017 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Child Development. I spent the last 3 years working at the Doseum, helping to grow their Early Childhood Education Programs. I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

  • Ms. Darrion Stephens, Early Preschool 1 Lead Teacher

    Ms. Darrion Stephens

    Early Preschool 1 Lead Teacher

    I’m Darrion Stephens.I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I moved to San Antonio in 2021 from the Woodlands. I started my Primrose journey at the Primrose of Sterling Ridge in 2018, now I will continue it here at Primrose School at Sonoma Ranch. I have 4 siblings two brothers and two sisters. My favorite children's book is Sulwe by Lupita Nyongo. I'm excited to watch my children grow and see all the things they will learn in the classroom. I’m can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

  • Ms. Jenna Davis, Support Staff

    Ms. Jenna Davis

    Support Staff

    I’m Jenna Davis. I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I am the youngest of 5 older brothers and I’m adopted. I love to sing, play tennis, and spend time with my friends and family. I enjoy being around my nieces and nephews. My favorite Primrose character I most relate to is Billy the Duck because I love music! I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

  • Mrs. Ariel Rios, Preschool Pathways Lead Teacher

    Mrs. Ariel Rios

    Preschool Pathways Lead Teacher

    I’m Mrs. Rios. I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I have two awesome children!I love playing board games and collecting little mermaid items! Spending my day getting to know children and helping them grow and learn is my passion! I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

  • Ms. Rebecca Solis, Preschool Pathways Assistant

    Ms. Rebecca Solis

    Preschool Pathways Assistant
  • Ms. Linda Castro, Preschool I Lead Teacher

    Ms. Linda Castro

    Preschool I Lead Teacher

    I’m Linda Castro. I wanted to tell you a little about myself.I’m from Honduras and I moved to the States in December 2017.I worked at a Primrose School in Ohio for 3 months before I moved to San Antonio.I have 2 brothers and we love our family time, watching movies or visiting new places.I love to work with kids and ready for new adventures at Primrose.I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

  • Mrs. Ema Canales, Preschool 1 Assistant Teacher

    Mrs. Ema Canales

    Preschool 1 Assistant Teacher

    I’m Ema Canales. I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I was born in Honduras and moved to USA, specifically to San Antonio, TX in November 2017 and have made this city our permanent home. I come from a big family of 7 and I’m the youngest. I’ve been happily married for 14 years to a wonderful man, and we have an amazing son! My undergrad degree is in Law. I also have my Master’s Degree in Maritime Administration. My biggest satisfaction is to learn how much I enjoy working with children because it allows me to teach students things that they’ll carry for life and witness incredible achievements like, “ I did it, Ms. Canales,” in the end. It's very rewarding just to hear things children say! When I am not working, I love spending quality time with my family and doing activities. I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.

  • Mrs. Saira Bajwa, Pre-Kindergarten I Lead Teacher

    Mrs. Saira Bajwa

    Pre-Kindergarten I Lead Teacher

    I’m Ms. Saira Bajwa. I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I was born in Chicago but spent most of my life here in San Antonio. I love to learn about new cultures and travel. I have had the opportunity to visit Pakistan, India, France, and Italy and Mexico. During my free time I enjoy spending time with family and exploring the city! I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.


  • Mrs. Claudia Luna, Pre-Kindergarten I Assistant Teacher

    Mrs. Claudia Luna

    Pre-Kindergarten I Assistant Teacher

    Hello! I’m Mrs. Luna. I am from Mexico City. My family and I have lived in San Antonio since 2005. I have been working as a teacher since 2010. I have enjoyed learning from children and in return teaching them many new things. My favorite time is spending it with my family, cooking and going for walks. I can’t wait to see you on the first day of school!


  • Mrs. Rebekah Miller, Kindergarten Lead Teacher

    Mrs. Rebekah Miller

    Kindergarten Lead Teacher

    I’m Becky Miller. Before coming to Primrose, I taught middle school for 11 years. My undergrad degree is in elementary education. I also have my master's degree with a concentration in Reading. I have three daughters who keep my husband and I very busy. I love being at Primrose and watching the children learn and grow everyday.

  • Mr. Mateo Fernandez, Explorers  Lead Teacher

    Mr. Mateo Fernandez

    Explorers Lead Teacher

    I’m Mateo Fernandez. I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I am currently enrolled in school at the University of Texas at San Antonio and recently moved here from Houston. I strive to become a teacher and be a science teacher at that! I love playing games in my off time and playing with my 2 dogs. My birthday is September 30. I can’t wait to learn more about you and your family.


  • Monica and Terry Snow, Franchise Owner

    Monica and Terry Snow

    Franchise Owners

    Monica and Terry Snow opened the Primrose School at Sonoma Ranch on January 30, 2006. Both are committed to making their school the premier educational childcare facility in the area where children come to learn and grow. Monica brings a wealth of experience in early childhood education, having taught for 5 years in a private preschool and serving as an Assistant Director for the Primrose School in West Allen, TX. She has a wonderful passion for children and early educational child care which that is reflected in how she leads the school. Monica earned her Bachelors degree in Psychology from the University of South Florida. Having served on the Board of Directors of a private preschool in the Dallas area, Terry began to realize his calling to provide a valuable service that gives back to the community. He left the corporate world and has embarked on a wonderful journey. In addition to his responsibilities as an owner, Terry is an active leader and a volunteer in various youth organizations in the Helotes area. Terry holds an MBA from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University (SMU).

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