Meet Our Staff

Michael Arndt,

Director

Michael Arndt is a graduate of Millersville University. He graduated in 1999 with a Bachelor's in Secondary Education in Social Studies. He was also a graduate of the Urban Education Program. After college, Michael was employed by the YMCA of Reading in Berks County first as the Youth Director and then as the Associate Executive where he ran day camp programs, youth sports, and worked with child care centers. After leaving the YMCA, Michael was employed as a Substitute Teacher for Muhlenberg School District and he also was the Director of the Muhlenberg Summer Day Camp Program for Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. He was also the Youth and Christian Education Director at Good Sheperd. He became the Director of Christ Church Children's Center in September of 2012. Besides being Director at our center, Michael is actively involved in many other things in the Berks County Community. In his "spare" time, he works as the Director of Muhlenberg Middle School's Musicals. In his free time, Michael likes to travel, cheer for the Phillies, and work with kids in musical theater. He is married to the love of his life, Beverly. They have a dog named Indy.

Angie Weida is a graduate of Kutztown University. She graduated in 2002 with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Early Education and Elementary Education. Angie has been employed at our center since June of 1999 when she started as an Assistant Group Supervisor in the Preschool Room. Upon graduating from Kutztown, she took over as the Group Supervisor of the Preschool Room. In September of 2011 Angie took on an exciting new role as an Assistant Director. In her free time she enjoys spending quality family time with her husband, Matt, and her two children, Avery and Ethan.

Angie Weida,

Assistant Director

 

Nancy Badinger, Infant Group Supervisor

Allison Keffer, Toddler Group Supervisor

Samantha Herman, Preschool Group Supervisor

Danielle Dietrich, School Age Group Supervisor and Summer Camp Director

Jennifer Misko, Toddler Teacher

Olivia Moyer, Toddler Teacher

Mary Wall, Preschool Teacher

Amanda Badinger, Preschool Teacher

Margie Miller, Secretary

Alissa Adam

Steve Herman

Bonnie Horning

Zoe Kohl

Sherry Rogers

Pauline Watts