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Feller, Desiree

Title: Preschool Director

Bio: Attended: Westmont College; Santa Barbara City College ECE Program Degrees: B.A. Spanish and Hispanic Studies; Early Childhood Education (24 units) Desiree Feller first joined Providence in 2014 as a teacher in the El Montecito School (ELMO) preschool. After a time living in Hawaii, she came back to Santa Barbara and rejoined Providence in 2022 as Preschool director. Besides teaching and coordinating after-school care at ELMO, Desiree has also taught young children at Transition House in Santa Barbara, taught kindergarten at Hanalani Schools in Mililani Hawaii, led children’s and family ministries at Reality Church in Honolulu, and taught second grade at Coastal Family School in Carpinteria. She is the parent of a young daughter who is enrolled at Providence Preschool Desiree is excited to return to Providence in her new role. She looks forward to creating uplifting relationships with students, families, and colleagues at Providence and is grateful for the opportunity to make an impact in the Santa Barbara community.