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. Jami Wright, Administrative Assistant

    Mrs. Jami Wright

    Administrative Assistant

    Hello, my name is Jami! I am the administrative assistant, and have been with Primrose for almost two years! 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!

  • Mrs. Tasha Dillahay, Chef

    Mrs. Tasha Dillahay

    Chef

    Hello! My name is Tasha Dillahay and I am the new chef at Primrose School of West Fishers! I am from Indianapolis, and graduated from New Castle. I have two kids, ages 5 and 2, who attend Primrose as well. I have a wide background in food and hospitality as well as working with my own children with their development and growth. In my spare time, I enjoy being outside palying with my children, reading and having family gatherings. I look forward to this new career path, and getting to know all of the students and families! 

  • 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. Wafa Trigui, Infant Teacher

    Ms. Wafa Trigui

    Infant Teacher

    Hello! My name is Wafa and I am so excited to be a part of the Primrose team! I am originally from Tunisia. I am married with two kids. I enjoy spending my spare time with my family. I find great joy in seeing the childrens smiles everyday! 

  • Mrs. Alaa Abu Radaha, Older Infant Teacher

    Mrs. Alaa Abu Radaha

    Older Infant Teacher

    Hello, my name is Alaa Abu Radaha and I am an older infant 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. Kulthum Batayneh

    Older Infant Teacher

    Hello! My name is Kulthum, and I am one of the older infant teachers. I recently moved here with my family from Jordan, and am so excited to be a part of the Primrose family! In my spare time, I like to be outdoors and spend time with my husband and children. While I don't have a lot of formal childcare experience, I do have four children of my own. I am so excited to meet your family and help your child learn and grow. If you have any questions, please stop by and say hi! 

  • 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. Nabila Abed, Toddler Teacher

    Mrs. Nabila Abed

    Toddler Teacher

    Hi! My name is Nabila Abed. I'm from Algeria and I just recently moved to the U.S.! I am a toddler teacher! I have two years teaching expierence, and love working with the younger age groups. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my husband and daughter. I am so excited to be a part of the Primrose family! I love working with children, and can't wait to get to know all of the kids and families. If you have any questions, just stop in and say hi! 

  • Mrs. Hagar Gallabh

    Toddler Teacher

    Bio coming soon! 

  • Mrs. Maysa Alwadi, Early Preschool 1 Teacher

    Mrs. Maysa Alwadi

    Early Preschool 1 Teacher

    Hello! My name is Maysa Alwadi and I will be teaching here in this institution. I am originally from Jordan, but we lived in Australia 5 years ago. I competed my masters degree in Teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL) in Sydney. I am married and have two little kids named Laila and Yousef. I taught in Jordan for seven and a half years in public schools. I was exposed to teach 6 year olds in Jordan, then moved to the primary and high school children. I was teaching in a preschool center in Sydney for almost 1 year before moving to the USA. In my spare time, I like playing with my babies outside. Also, we like sensory playing so we are always doing experiments at home. It is a great experience one will have in working with school kids because its fun and its so amazing to see how they develop their abiliites to do the things day by day. If you have any questions, feel free to stop by and say hi! 

  • Ms. Priyanka Priyadarshini, Early Preschool 1 Teacher

    Ms. Priyanka Priyadarshini

    Early Preschool 1 Teacher

    Hello! My name is Priyanka Priyadarshini and I am one of the Early Preschool 1 teachers! I was an english teacher from India, where I am originially from. I lived there until I headed off to college and graduated with a Bachelor's degree in engineering. I have a wide variety of teaching experience. I was a teacher in rainbow international school in India. My husband was relocated to the United States for his job, and I am so excited to be here! In my spare time, I enjoy reading, listening to music, and dancing. I also love going on new adventures! 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 am excited for the new school year, and getting to know your children. Feel free to pop in anytime to say hi! 

  • Mrs. Nadia Zaarur, Early Preschool 3 Lead Teacher

    Mrs. Nadia Zaarur

    Early Preschool 3 Lead Teacher
    Apple of Our Eye

    Hello! My name is Ms. Nadia and I am our Early Preschool 3 lead 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. Samah Alrefai, Early Preschool 3 Teacher

    Mrs. Samah Alrefai

    Early Preschool 3 Teacher

    Hello! My name is Samah Alrefai, and I am one of the EP3 teachers. I am from Jordan, and I have been here 9 years. I attended Ivy Tech Community College and graduated with an associate degree as a Medical Assistant. After I worked in preschool for 2 years! I am married and have three children (Sally, Adam, and Omar). I spend my free time with my family, listening to music, and running (zumba dance). At Primrose, I find great joy in helping children learn, grow, and develop! I look forward to answering any questions you may have. Please stop by my classroom to say Hi, anytime! :) 

  • Ms. Ashley Divens, Early Preschool 3 Teacher

    Ms. Ashley Divens

    Early Preschool 3 Teacher

    Bio coming soon! 

  • Mrs. Nandni Jand, Preschool 1 Teacher

    Mrs. Nandni Jand

    Preschool 1 Teacher

    Hello! I'm Mrs. Nandni Jand and I am the Preschool 1 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. 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 goldendoodle, Gracie. 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!

  • Mrs. Anshu Bhardwaj, Preschool Teacher

    Mrs. Anshu Bhardwaj

    Preschool Teacher

    Hello! My name is Anshu Bhardwaj and I am a preschool teacher! I am originally from Delhi, India where I lived until 2017. I graduated with a bachelor's degree in homeopathic medicine. I have done research in lifestyle disorder during my internship in Delhi, India. I married my husband in 2014, and have one child who is 6 years old. I don't have any special experience as a teacher, but during my motherhood, I have learned to understand children's nature, behaviors, and needs. Being a medical professional on hilistic health could easily be able to deal with children's emotional, physical, and mental behaviors. I love doing artwork with children. It is fun to bring out their creative sides. I continue to love being an educator to young children, especially here at Primrose West Fishers! I enjoy teaching, and am so excited to meet all of the families. 

  • Mrs. Nadia Alhamalawi, Prekindergarten 1 Teacher

    Mrs. Nadia Alhamalawi

    Prekindergarten 1 Teacher

    Hello! My name is Nadia Alhamalawi. I have been working with kids for as long as I can remember. I was born and raised in Bagdad, Iraq. I went to high school and college wanting to work with children. I studied there for awhile until the war began, and soon after I moved to Indianapolis, Indiana. I lived up to my dream and began working with teachrs for about 10 years now. Present day, I moved to Fishers for a better, safer life for my family and I. I was very happy to be able to work at Primrose School of West Fishers so I can pursue my dream of working with children. I am looking forward to meeting new faces, and watch the children grow up smart and strong. I fine great joy helping children grow, learn, and develop. I look foward to meeting everyone and learning about you. :) 

  • Ms. Tieona Brewster, Prekindergarten 2 teacher

    Ms. Tieona Brewster

    Prekindergarten 2 teacher

    Hi! My name is Tieona Brewster and I am one of the teachers in Prekindergarten 2. I am originally from Alton, IL, where I lived until I went to elementary school. I attended HSE highschool. Now I am currently in college at ivy tech. In my spare time I love to spend time with my family and friends and read books. I am very excited to be a part of the Primrose family, and can't wait to meet the amazing families and kids I will be teaching! 

  • Ms. Abigail Makela, Explorer Teacher

    Ms. Abigail Makela

    Explorer 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. 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.

  • Mrs. Fatchima Attahirou Dogo

    Support Staff

    Hello, my name is Fatchima Attahirou Dogo and I am so excited to be a part of the primrose team! I am originally from West Africa, where I lived until I headed off to the United States in 2004. I worked in a daycare back in 2015, and am married with kids. In my spare time, I enjoy cooking and spending time with my family. I find great joy in helping children learn, grow, and develop. I look forward to building relationships with all the families at Primrose! 

  • Mrs. Fatima Bani Melham

    Support Staff

    Bio coming soon! 

  • Ms. Darling Molina

    Support Staff

    Hey guys, my name is Darling Molina! I'm from Indianapolis, Indiana, born and raised! This spring of 2023, I will be attending Ivy Tech and then transfering to U-Indy to get my degree in education. I graduated from Ben Davis High School in 2020. I come from a family of 7, and am the oldest of 5 kids. I have 2 dogs, my beautiful girls, Bella, and Nayla. I have a lot of experience with children. I took classes in high school and babysat for friends and family. I was in various events where I had practice with teaching children like sunday school and becoming a PK assistant during my high school years. I love working with my little people! In my spare time, I love to be creative. Painting, drawing, music, and watching my favorite shows and baking! I enjoy seeing children grow and be happy and grow safe and sound. Whenever you see me, dont hesitate to say hi! I'll shoot a smile. :) 

  • Ms. Makayla Griffith

    Preschool Teacher

    Hello! My name is Makayla Griffith and I have been a preschool teacher the past 2 years. I have completed my course work for my CDA, and I am just waiting to take my test. I have been back in Indiana for 8 years now, but during my teenage years I lived in Florida. I wouldn't move back for anything in the world. I am very family oriented, so where my family is at is where I prefer to be. I have two cats and hope to soon adopt a dog. In my free time, I enjoy reading, cooking, and finding new places to explore. I love being a preschool teacher, and I love watching the young minds I'm impacting grow and learn! 

  • 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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