Christine grew up playing Softball, Basketball, and Soccer, as the team's Goalie. While she loved sports, she soon realized that her true passion was music and acting. She was very active in her schools' vocal, drama, and instrumental groups where she played the trumpet. She also toured with Drum Corps International for two seasons.
Chris has been working with children for many years. She began caring for Infants, Toddlers, and Preschool children at Forever Young Nursery School during high school and college. Chris received her BA Cum Laude in Music Education, K-12 and Vocal Performance from Georgian Court University. She taught for five years at a private music academy and six years at a public elementary school. Chris recently began teaching music at a private school in Wall for children with special needs.
Christine Van Pelt
Hi my name is Nicholas Tomasso. I am someone who is dedicated to the complete development of youth. I am a full time teacher who is passionate about the care of each person I am responsible for. I also find the most fulfillment in my life when I know I am a tool used for the betterment of an individual.
My name is Julio Gonzalez and I am from South Plainfield, New Jersey. I’m 18 years and am majoring in Elementary Education at Rider University. In high school, I played football and I wrestled all four years. I’m a huge New York Giants fan, an even bigger Yankees fan, and I recently got into basketball; my favorite team is the Washington Wizards. I’m also a HUGE sneaker head.
My name is Kristin DiMaggio. I have over 16 years of experience in working with children of all ages. I graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education. I am currently a first grade teacher in Plainfield, NJ, and I love every minute on it! Little bit about me, I am from Old Bridge, NJ, I played soccer for ten years in my younger days, I am a big NY Giants fan and I live for the summer and nice weather because I absolutely love being outside!