Jamie VanSickle is the Preschool Director at Wakonda Preschool.  She was born and raised in the Black Hills of South Dakota, and received her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary and Early Childhood Education from Black Hills State University.  Jamie has worked in the Early Childhood field since 1997.  Before coming to Wakonda in 2016, she has taught in public schools, directed child care centers, and worked as a consultant to other early childhood programs.

Jamie is passionate about helping children develop the skills necessary to begin school, as well helping them create a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.  As the mother of four children, she spends most of her time at a soccer field, driving children around, or doing laundry :).  When she has free time, she loves being outdoors, walking at Gray’s Lake, or spending time at home with her family.