Montessori School of Sauk Rapids - Staff

  • Amanda Culver

    Assistant Class Teacher & Afternoon Family Room Teacher

    Amanda graduated from College of Saint Benedict with a BA in Music Education and has experience teaching all grade levels in public schools. Amanda is involved with community theatre and music groups. 

  • Rachel Sichler

    Lunch & After School Group Teacher

    Rachel has worked in many settings with children, including Salvation Army's SMART Kids and in multiple before and after school programs in the public schools. She attended the University of Wisconsin and has a passion for children that is very easy to see!

  • Nicole Couch

    Office Manager of Montessori School of St. Cloud and Sauk Rapids

    Nicole graduated with her AA in Elementary Education, BS in Community Psychology, and MBA in Human Resources. She has worked with children in many different facets since 2010, including running her own in-home childcare, working in the public schools, and having multiple different titles at Montessori throughout the years. She has children of her own (3, 5, and 11), who have all attend(ed) Montessori! 

  • Rebecca Tholen

    Owner, Administrator, Head Montessori Teacher

    • Northeast Montessori Institute, Boston, Montessori Training
    • SCSU Magna Cum Laude  BS - Elementary Education, Kindergarten Endorsement
    • Taught at our schools since 1987
  • Angela Mix

    Montessori Head Teacher

    • BS –SCSU -Child & Family Studies - Birth to grade 3
    • St. Catherine's University,  Montessori training
    • Has taught at our schools since 2002
  • Amber Mousseau

    Assistant Teacher, Lunch & Family Room Teacher

    • Substitute Teacher & Para – Royalton Schools
    • CNA – St. Cloud Technical & Community College 
    • Has taught at our school since 2015