Shetal Walters is the founder and Executive Director / Head of School of Desert Garden Montessori.
Krista John holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in English Literature and Italian, and a Master’s
Degree in Education from Arizona State University.
Karen Hurlbert has been at Desert Garden since 2006 where she spent a year in the classroom before being recruited for the
Kristen Hugins joined the Desert Garden Administration Team in the summer of 2016.
Lexi Henderson joined Desert Garden Montessori in 2015.
Sonia Jain joined the Desert Garden Administration Team in 2011.
Lisa Edson has been at Desert Garden Montessori since 2009, and she has over 38 years of experience working with children.
Sallie Delfino has worked at Desert Garden since 2016.
Ms. Mary Navarro joined Desert Garden in 2016 as an Upper Elementary Co-Lead Teacher.