Meet the Staff

Cheetah Room (Pre-K)

Lead Teacher
Ms. Lisette
My dream is working at a daycare and maybe owning one if that's in the cards for me. I'm working towards an Associates in Early Childhood Care. I'm a lover of purple and plan on writing a book in my free time which is one of many things on my bucket list.

Assistant Teacher

Ms. Emily B.

My name is Emily. I'm 24 years of age, and I have lived around the Bloomington/ Normal area my whole life. I was raised on a farm where we planted and harvested corn and sybeans. During my younger years I enjoyed playing sports and being a dnacer. I was a dancer for 14 years and a power tumbler for 9 years, on which I qualified to National championships all 9 years. Along with that I was also a cheerleader and soccer player during my middle school and hisgh school years. I am a 2019 Heartland graduate. In September of 2017 I became an aunt to my adorable nephew. I have also taugt and coached gymnastics for the last 6 years.

Teacher's Aid
Mr. Michael
Hi! My name is Michael Joshua. I graduated from Bloomington High School and also participated in the Bloomington Area Vocational Center Career Program in Early Childhood Education since 2008. I like working at Little Jewels Learning Center because it is fun, I love playing with the kids and helping the teachers with tasks. LJLC is a great place to work, I’m lovin’ it!