Strongsville Cooperative Preschool

Meet The Teachers

Our program is planned and implemented by licensed teachers. We are dedicated to providing a fun, safe, loving, and educational experience to each child. We strongly believe in our school motto; Together we work, Together we play, Together we grow.


Joan Andreski is an administrator and a teacher in the 3-year-old program. Joan holds a bachelor's degree in Family and Human Development/Early Childhood Education from The Ohio State University. Joan joined the Co-Op staff in 2005.

Collette Fine is the assistant teacher in the 3-year-old program. Collette is a graduate of Youngstown State University and holds a Bachelor's of Education degree. Collette joined the Co-Op in 2006.

Allison Smith is an administrator and a teacher in the 4-year-old program. Allison holds both a bachelor's degree in Communication and Elementary Education from Baldwin-Wallace College. Allison joined the Co-Op staff in 2013. Visit our class website at http://mrssmiths4s.weebly.com/

Lisa Harper is the assistant teacher for the 4-year-old program.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Ursuline College. Lisa joined the Co-Op staff in 2014.