Primrose School of West Fishers

Our Staff

  • Ms. Heidi Bradley, Executive Director

    Ms. Heidi Bradley

    Executive Director

    Ms. Bradley is our Executive Director. Ms. Bradley began her journey with Primrose Schools as a support staff at our sister school, Primrose School of West Fishers. She has been with our schools since January 2011. Ms. Bradley has worked in Early Childhood Education for more than twenty years. She has a true passion for teaching young children. Ms. Bradley has a Child Development Associate and is currently working towards earning a Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education. She served in Christian Education for more than ten years. A fun fact about Ms. Bradley is that she was once a professional puppeteer! Ms. Bradley has two children of her own enrolled in our program. Ms. Bradley "loves Primrose" and all that it represents.

    "I absolutely love Primrose Schools!" "I get so excited when telling others about what we do here." "There is nothing that compares with the Primrose Balanced Learning Approach."

    -Heidi Bradley

  • Mrs. Sara Meacham, Director

    Mrs. Sara Meacham

    Director

    Hello! My name is Sara Meacham, and I am so excited to be a part of the Primrose West Fishers leadership team. I have been with Primrose for almost two years. I was an Early Preschool teacher at our sister school, Primrose at Fishers Station. While I was there, I also spent time in the Younger Toddler room. I currently live in McCordsville with my husband and two girls, Chloe and Cami. They also attend Primrose and absolutely love it! In my spare time I love to bake, read, and spend time with my family. I am so happy to be here, and look forward to getting to know all the wonderful families and children!

  • Ms. Allison Rogers, Assistant Director

    Ms. Allison Rogers

    Assistant Director

    Hello, I'm Ms. Allison and I have been at Primrose since June of 2020! I started as a Support Teacher and explorer teacher. I joined the leadership team in January, and am now the Assistant Director. I am originally from Indianapolis and currently live in Whitestown. I earned my bachelor's degree from Indiana University with a major in Applied Health Science and a concentration in Public Health. For several year I was the assistant manager of "Just Pop In!" at the Indianapolis Airport. I loved meeting people from all around the world but knew in my heart that I wanted to work with children. I am currently working on my masters degree in Elementary Education. In my free time, I love to travel and read. Some of my favorite places I've visited are Thailand, London, and Santa Cruz, California. I am excited to share my love of learning and exploring with all of our students!

  • Mrs. Mackenzie Robinson, Administrative Assistant

    Mrs. Mackenzie Robinson

    Administrative Assistant

    Meet Mrs. Mackenzie Robinson! Mrs. Robinson brings a great deal of experience with her to our team. She has a love for teaching young children. Mackenzie has a child of her own enrolled in our school. In her free time she enjoys playing and having fun with her family.

  • Ms. Destiny Nelson

    Infant Teacher

    Hello, my name is Ms. Destiny! I was born in Indianapolis and have lived here my whole life. I graduated from Lawrence Central where I took childcare/development classes. I have three younger siblings and have worked with children for over 5 years. My favorite part of being a teacher is watching the children learn new things and grow each day! I am excited to be part of the Primrose West Fishers team!

  • Mrs. Farida Rami, Infant Teacher

    Mrs. Farida Rami

    Infant Teacher

    Hello, my name is Farida Rami and I am an infant teacher! I am originally from Algeria, where I attended Algeria University and graduated with a master's degree in Life and Natural Sciences. I was an infant and toddler teacher for two years and a preschool teacher for one year. I moved to the US in December of 2019. I find great joy in helping children learn, grow, and develop. I am so happy to be part of the Primrose West Fishers team.

  • Ms. Veronica Lopez, Older Infant Teacher

    Ms. Veronica Lopez

    Older Infant Teacher

    Hello, my name is Veronica, and I am the older infant/ young toddler teacher! I am originally from Mexico and have three wonderful children. On the weekends, I love to spend time with my family and watch movies. I am so excited to get to be a part of your children's lives. I can't wait to watch them learn and grow!

  • Mrs. Asma Yahi, Young Toddler Teacher

    Mrs. Asma Yahi

    Young Toddler Teacher

    Hello, my name is Asma Yahi, and i am the mother of two daughters! I am originally from Algeria. I have a bachelors degree as well as a business law degree. I worked at the university and am still studying to this day! I am excited to be here and be a part of the primrose family. I can't wait to get to know your children, and help them learn and grow.

  • Mrs. Jami Wright, Young Toddler Teacher

    Mrs. Jami Wright

    Young Toddler Teacher

    Hello, my name is Jami! I am a young toddler teacher, and have ben with Primrose for one year! I am originally from Niles, MI and currently live in Fishers. I have two children, both of which attend Primrose! I have an Associates degree in general studies. I am also a certified life coach. On the weekends I enjoy spending time with my family, and baking. I am excited to be a part of the primrose family and get to know your children and watch them learn and grow!

  • Ms. Abigail Makela, Young Toddler Teacher

    Ms. Abigail Makela

    Young Toddler Teacher

    Hi, my name is Abigail Makela. I have a son that is here at Primrose until he goes to kindergarten in the fall. I have a degree in culinary arts and have worked with food until now. I love teaching kids about food and cooking! I grew up in Westfield, Indiana and have one older sister. In my spare time, I like painting, cooking, and baking. I also enjoy going on hikes in nature with my son. I am so excited to be a part of the primrose family. I can't wait to work with children, and help them develop and grow! If you have any questions for me, feel free to stop by and say hi! 

  • Mrs. Nadia Zaarur, Toddler Lead Teacher

    Mrs. Nadia Zaarur

    Toddler Lead Teacher

    Hello! My name is Ms. Nadia and I am our Older Toddler Leader Teacher! I am originally from Palestine but moved here to Indiana with my family in 2015 from Texas. I have two children, Tuleen and Shahm. I have worked with children of all ages in multiple settings, including the YMCA. I love working with children because it allows me to feel young and energetic once more. You can always find me singing and dancing with the children, which is my favorite thing to do! I am so happy to be a part of the Primrose family!

  • Mrs. Sarah Morris, Early Preschool 1 Teacher

    Mrs. Sarah Morris

    Early Preschool 1 Teacher

    Hi! I'm Sarah Morris. I wanted to tell you a little about myself. I am an early pre-school teacher. I am originally from Pomona, California, where I lived until I went to college. After college, I decided to enlist in the United States Army. I met my husband while on active duty and got married. We have a very loud 2 year old beagle named Banjo! In my spare time I enjoy hiking, baking, and going to antique stores. I knew that I always wanted to be an educator. This experience here at Primrose will be a great opportunity to be able to help children grow, develop into lifelong learners, and express themselves in a safe environment. I am so excited to be a part of the Primrose family!

  • Ms. Aml Alkhatib, Early Preschool 3 Teacher

    Ms. Aml Alkhatib

    Early Preschool 3 Teacher

    Hey there! My name is Aml Alkhatib and I am the teacher in Early Preschool 3! I am born and raised in Indiana. I graduated from the University of Indianapolis in 2018. I studied political science and prelaw. In 2021, I gave birth to my son, Noor, who also attends Primrose. Ever since having my son, I've found a passion to work and be with kids. In my spare time, I like to go for walks with my son, and family. I also do enjoy a good netflix show I can binge watch. I am incredibly excited to be a part of the primrose family. I am thrilled to be an educator to help children learn and grow. Please always feel welcome to stop by my classroom and have a chat. Thank you for allowing me to be a part of your child's development! 

  • Mrs. Swathi Singarapu, Early Preschool 3 Teacher

    Mrs. Swathi Singarapu

    Early Preschool 3 Teacher

    Hello, my name is Swathi Singarapu. I am from India, which is where I attended college and got a degree in computer science engineering. While living there, I worked as a pre-school teacher. After I got married, I moved to the United States, and had two children. In my spare time, I love to do arts and crafts, spend time with my family, and read. I am excited to be a part of the Primrose family! I love being able to engage in all of the learning activities with children, and watch them learn and grow.

  • Ms. Maria Molina, Preschool 1 teacher

    Ms. Maria Molina

    Preschool 1 teacher

    Hello, my name is Maria Molina! I am a mom to a one year old little boy! I am originally from Mexico, and moved here when I was a baby. I currently live in Fishers. I have two years experience in a childcare setting. On the weekend I love to watch movies with my son, and spend time with family. I am so excited to be a part of the Primrose family, and I can’t wait to see all the children learn and grow.

     

  • Ms. Farah Shordom, Preschool 1 Teacher

    Ms. Farah Shordom

    Preschool 1 Teacher

    Hello, my name is Farah Shordom! I am originally from Jordan. I have two kids that are attending Primrose. I have worked with kids in the YMCA for about a year, and also in preschool. I am so excited to be a part of the primrose family!

  • Mrs. Vanitha Hariram, Preschool Teacher

    Mrs. Vanitha Hariram

    Preschool Teacher

    Hello! My name is Vanitha Hariram. I am originally from India. I have a degree in Education and a master's degree in my language, Tamil. I live here with my husband, Soundappan. We have two children, Sanaa and Sujai. I love my family and have a brother and sister who live in India. I enjoy listening to music and dancing. I have previous experience teaching in a preschool and continue to love being an educator to young children, especially here a Primrose of West Fishers! I look forward to answering any questions you may have...stop by my classroom any time to say "hello"!

  • Mrs. Sharon Dervenis, Preschool 2 Lead Teacher

    Mrs. Sharon Dervenis

    Preschool 2 Lead Teacher

    Hello, I'm Ms. Sharon and I have been here at Primrose since August of 2014! I am originally from Arcadia, Indiana, but have lived in Fishers since 1998. I graduated from Ball State University with a Bachelor's degree in Education and a minor in Psychology. I have worked in the Early Childhood Education field for more than 15 years, primarily in Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten classrooms. My favorite part of being a teacher is being able to read a variety of fun and educational books to my students! I also greatly enjoy experimenting with unique materials in creative art!

    Myself and my husband, Nick, have two older children who are both nurses! In my free time, I love spending time with my family and our adorable toy poodle, Chloe. I also enjoy cooking and baking, crafting, reading, and being actively involved in various programs at my church. I feel that it is a joy to see each child learn, reach milestones, and develop friendships as the years progress! I am so looking forward to meeting each of you and working with the Primrose West Fishers team to help your child learn, grow, and develop!

  • Ms. Jessica (Jessie) Weiss, Prekindergarten 1 Teacher

    Ms. Jessica (Jessie) Weiss

    Prekindergarten 1 Teacher

    Bio coming soon!

  • Mrs. Nandni Jand, PreK 2 Teacher

    Mrs. Nandni Jand

    PreK 2 Teacher
    Apple of Our Eye

    Hello! I'm Mrs. Nandni Jand and I am the Pre-Kindergarten teacher. I am from India. I have a Bachelor's degree in Education, and a Masters in science. I have 7 years of teaching experience. After I got married, I moved to the U.S. I live with my husband and a twelve year old daughter. In my spare time, I love to go shopping and spend time with my family. I am very passionate about early childhood education, and I believe that a strong program like ours is necessary to lay a solid foundation for young children to be successful in school and in life. I am so excited to be a part of your child's educational journey and I look forward to building a partnership with you and your family to support your child's growth.

  • Mrs. Susan Dugan Meltzer, Chef

    Mrs. Susan Dugan Meltzer

    Chef

    Hello, my name is Susan Dugan Meltzer and I am the school chef. I grew up in Indianapolis, and attended Purdue University where I got a degree in Nutritional Science. I have held many positions in hotels, restaurants and healthcare facilities. I joined our Primrose team in September. I currently live in Pendleton with my husband, dog Haddie, and two cats. In my spare time, I love spending time with my daughters and eight grandchildren. My goal is to teach the children that healthy options can be yummy!

  • Ms. Maryam Abu Mayaleh, support staff

    Ms. Maryam Abu Mayaleh

    support staff

    Hello! My name is Maryam and I am 22 years old. I am from Jordan. I have a bachelors degree in business from the University of Jordan. I have a lot of experience in different job fields, and am excited to work with kids. In my spare time, I like to swim, go horseback riding, and do makeup. I chose to work at Primrose, because I have heard great things about the curriculum and balanced learning approach! I am so excited to get to know each and every one of the children. They truly are the builders of the future!

  • Mrs. Karam Abu Mayaleh, support staff

    Mrs. Karam Abu Mayaleh

    support staff

    Hi! My name is Karam Abu Mayaleh. I am originally from Jordan, where I attended high school. I am married, and have two sons and two daughters. In my spare time, I enjoy taking walks and playing different sports. I have heard great things about Primrose, and am so excited to be a part of this team! I love children, and can't wait to see them learn and grow.

  • Ms. Margaret (Maggie) Tragesser, Explorer Teacher

    Ms. Margaret (Maggie) Tragesser

    Explorer Teacher

    Hi! My name is Margaret but for the most part I go by Maggie. I was born in North Carolina on a military base called camp Lejeune (my dad is a marine officer). I have 4 older brotehrs and a little sister. When I was 7, we moved to California for 5 years. By the time I graduated high school, I have been to 10 different schools, lived in 3 different states, and have lived in 12 different houses. I love working with kids of all ages, but I would love to go to school at Ball State to get my primary teaching degree to teach first grade. When I have free time, I love hanging out with my family. We garden, go on hikes, and go to the lake. Moving around so much, the only thing that has been constant is our family! I am excited to get to know your children this summer! If you need anything, just ask! 

  • Mrs. Morgan Thomas, Seasonal Support Staff

    Mrs. Morgan Thomas

    Seasonal Support Staff

    Hello! My name is Morgan Thomas and I will be floating around to different clasrooms this summer. I grew up in New Palestine, Indiana but now reside in Greenfield with my husband named Brandon and daughter Brynnley, and our two fur babies Peyton and Tebow. I graduated from Ball State University in 2016 with a degree in Elementary Education. I have been a First Grade teacher in Greenfield Schools ever since! Teaching and working with children is my pride and joy! In my spare time I love running, being outdoors, and spending time with family and friends! I look forward to meeting all of your children. Please feel free to stop in and say hello or ask questions! It's going to be a great summer! 

  • Mrs. Alaa Abu Radaha, Young Infant/ Older Infant Support Staff

    Mrs. Alaa Abu Radaha

    Young Infant/ Older Infant Support Staff

    Hello, my name is Alaa Abu Radaha and I am the young/ older infant support teacher. I am originally from Jordan. I was born in the capital, Amman, where I lived with my family until I joined Princess Tharwat University. I completed a diploma in education. Then, I got married and traveled with my husband to America. We moved to Indiana, where I had my son. Primrose is my first job after graduating, and I am so happy and excited to be here! In my spare time, I enjoy swimming, cooking, running, discovering new places, and enjoy spending time with my family! I continue to love being an educator to young children, especially here at Primrose West Fishers! I find great joy in helping children learn, grow, and develop! I look forward to answering any questions you may have... so stop by my classroom to say hi, anytime! 

  • Mrs. Karima Attahiroudogo

    Support Staff

    Hello, my name is Karima. Im from Niger. I'm so grateful for the opportunity to work with young children and be on the primrose team. I have worked with young children and be on the primrose team. I ahve worked with children for several years in multiple settings including HSE and YMCA. I currently live in Noblesville with my husband and 1 year old son, which also attends primrose. I'm currently working on getting my business associate degree. In my spare time, I like cooking, reading, watching tv, and spending time with my family. 

  • Kimberly Kohl and Alan Adams, Franchise Owner

    Kimberly Kohl and Alan Adams

    Franchise Owners

    Kimberly Kohl and Alan Adams are the franchise owners of the Primrose School of West Fishers, as well as the Primrose School at Fishers Station. Kimberly is the on-site operator of both schools. Kimberly has two grown children, Brad and Taylor. Brad is a graduate of the University of Alabama and works and resides in Dallas, Texas. Taylor is a current college student. Her background in education and her love of children is what led her to open a Primrose School. Kimberly's professional career has been in education. She taught in the public schools for ten years at both the elementary and middle school levels. She holds an undergraduate degree in Elementary Education and a Masters Degree in Education. Prior to making the decision to open their first school, Kimberly and Alan researched Primrose Schools and were thoroughly impressed by their approach to education, nationally accredited curriculum and their character development programs. As a parent herself, Kimberly understands the busy lives of today's parents and realizes the importance of having peace of mind that your child is in a safe, secure, and nurturing environment that provides stimulating educational development. In both schools, there is a focus on all of that and much more all for the benefit of the children entrusted to our care. Kimberly greatly loves spending her days working in both schools and she looks forward to each day with the students.

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