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Welcome to Our Preschool Class Webpage

We are excited to have your family be part of our class.  Here is a little bit about us;  

Beth Dovenspike  

Beth has worked with children since 1995 and has been at the Children’s Center for since July of 2001. In her free time, she enjoys scuba diving, hiking with her two dogs, horseback riding, drawing and spending time with her husband of five years, Luke. Beth is currently attending Regis University with the goal of earning her B.A. in Early Childhood Education for ages 0-8.




A.A. in Early Childhood Education (Pikes Peak Community College)

Child Development Associate Credential

Director Certified

Colorado Early Childhood Professional Credential III including an Infant and Toddler endorsement


 Nan Papiernik

Nan began working in early childhood settings in 1991, when her youngest son was attending preschool.  Prior to this career change, she worked in the electronic industry with low power lasers and magnetic storage devices.  Nan has been at the Children’s Center since August 2001 and is currently pursuing a B.A. in Early Childhood Education through Regis University.  In her free time she enjoys outdoor activities, hiking and camping with her family.  She married her husband Dave in 1984, and they have two sons, Tom and Levi, both boys attend college.




Child Development Associate Credential

Early Childhood Education CARES Project (CU Denver)

Director Qualified

A.A. in Business Administration

Certificate in Computer Technology

Colorado Early Childhood Professional Credential III