TASIA WHITE | Executive Director

Tasia White is the current Executive Director at LRES. A lifelong education educator, Mrs. White is the former Middle School Principal at 21st Century Preparatory School in Racine, WI. She is an alumni of University of WI-Parkside and Alverno College where she earned her Bachelors of Psychology and Masters in Education respectively. She is a proud native of the Racine, WI and is passionate about giving back to her community. She is always eager to share a message around the concept that power is knowledge.

MADISON HENNINGFELD | Lead Teacher

Hello Families! My name is Ms. Madison Henningfeld. I am thrilled to be your child’s teacher for this school year. My goals are to inspire your child, nurture their social, emotional, and academic development and get them excited about learning.

TYERA PAYNE | Pre-School Teacher

Hello Little Roots Families,

My name is Tyerra Payne and I am so thrilled to be your child’s teacher. I enjoy working in childcare because I love children and believe that we are their home away from home and I want them to feel loved and cared for while also receiving the education they deserve.

NIANA LAWRENCE | Pre-School Teacher

Hi, my name is Niana Lawrence. I am 25 years old and I will be your preschool teacher here at Little Roots. I am so excited to be starting my journey here and being a part of the core team. I graduated with a degree in Foundations of Teacher Education and I have been working in the Education field for over 6 years. I enjoy working with children because it gives me an opportunity to help them learn and grow as well as help me grow as a teacher.

SYMPHANY BROUGHTON | Kitchen Aide

My name is Symphany Broughton and I handle LRES Kitchen Services. I will be accommodating your little ones with the best service possible for the school year of 2021-2022. My goal is to serve them fresh and delicious meals and snacks.