Meet The Staff
Kora Henry - Director
Kora brings over 33 years of childcare experience to our North Forsyth location. Before joining the White Oak family in 2011, she spent 27 years as a Director at two different corporate childcare facilities. She began in the industry as an afterschool teacher at the age of 16 and quickly decided that her love for children and their education was where she wanted to be. Since then she has served as a Two Year Old Teacher, Assistant Director, Director, and Executive Director for facilities in and around the Roswell and Alpharetta area. She has completed specialized training and has obtained a Director's Certificate from DECAL. She recently received her Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education and is working towards earning her bachelor's degree in ECCE. She is the mother of two children.
Donna Williams - Curriculum Specialist
Donna brings over 14 years of experience in education, working in various capacities of the field. Her experience expands from teaching private kindergarten, special education and previous management positions. During this time, she realized her passion lies in helping fellow teachers find the love of education, while facilitating them on their journey of teaching children. She is a mother of three wonderful children and holds a degree in Early Child Care Education. She is also currently enrolled and working towards completing her Bachelor's degree in the same field.
Susan Edwards - Office Manager
Susan Edwards has been with White Oak Academy since 2000 spending the first 12 years in our Dawsonville location. Susan’s experience has included bus driving services, cooking for the center, and teaching three year old classes. Prior to her moving to our North Forsyth location as the Office Manager, she was the Assistant Director at our Dawsonville location. Besides being a mother of two and grandmother of three, Susan has a diploma in early childcare education and is currently in school to get her associates in ECCE. The greatest joy Susan gets at White Oak is when the children run up to her and hug for no reason, just to say hello.
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