Our Staff
Stephanie Stelljes

Stephanie has worked in the Early Childhood field for 20 years, and had the privilege of running her own child care center for 13 years.   She is currently an instructor for the Early Childhood Department for Colorado Mesa University. This past summer she began the new journey of becoming RBT qualified, and thoroughly enjoys working with and supporting the families and children we serve.  She has her Associates in Early Childhood Education, B.A. in Psychology with an emphasis in Family Studies and Human Development, and a Master’s Degree in Education in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Early Childhood Education and the Inclusive Classroom.  She is a Grand Junction, Colorado native.  She loves our valley and enjoys hiking and camping in the beautiful mountains and monuments that surround us. To balance her hectic schedule, she enjoys reading, baking, and spending time with her “furry” children.