Our Management Team

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Vicki

Vicki

CEO of Building Futures

After a number of years working in Secondary education, Vicki qualified in Early Childhood as she commenced work with the company in 1994 as a Director.Continuing her professional development over the years, Vicki has qualified in Montessori Education, Business and Training. As CEO, Vicki supports all aspects of company performance and direction.

Derek

Derek

CEO of Building Futures

Derek has experience working across many countries and industries in a variety of roles within IT and engineering including as Software Development Manager for an international company. His MBA from QUT has given him the background in how businesses can operate more effectively to give the customer top value.He now looks after all I.T within the centres.

Karen

Karen

Operations Manager

Karen has worked in the industry since 1996 in various roles including Preschool Teacher and Director after a number of years teaching in Primary Schools.Karen started working for Building Futures in 2002.Her current role is Operations Manager which supports the Directors and Educators in all aspects of the daily running of the centres and our college as well.

Kylie

Kylie

Assistant Operations Manager

Kylie has worked in the childcare industry since 1997 through to 2009, beginning as a Group Leader, then worked up to a Director and them became part of the Management team. Kylie has been with Building Futures Montessori between 2005 to 2008 before returning to her current role as Assistant Operations Manager in 2013. Within this role Kylie provides support to our 3 centres and works within finance departments of both Building Futures Montessori and Building Futures Education Services.

Candace

Candace

Centre Director Wavell Heights

Candace has worked at the centre since 2006, starting as a trainee/assistant studying her certificate III, then on to study her Diploma as Group Leader; and now she holds a Bachelor of Early Childhood and is Director of Wavell Heights. Candace says her passion is the children and the Montessori philosophy. She prides herself on a whole centre view always including and incorporating the educators, children and parents of the centre in her decisions and thoughts.

Allisha

Allisha

Centre Director Forest Lake

Allisha began her career in childcare by starting a traineeship in 2003 in a play based centre. She then began to search for something more and discovered Montessori, which led her to learn, grow, experience and work for Building Futures Montessori from 2006. After experiencing 6 years of the love and joy working in the Montessori classroom as an educator and Montessori directress of all age groups, she then took a step forward and became director for Building Futures Montessori Forest Lake.

Georgie

Georgie

Centre Director Blackstone

Georgie started with Building Futures in 2008 at our Forest Lake centre. Georgie started as a Group Leader in a classroom and has moved up into the Director Role. She holds her Diploma of Montessori Education and her Early Childhood qualifications.