Mrs. Sheila Griffin, M.Ed
Founder & Montessori Trained Primary & Elementary Teacher
Mrs. Betty Osoff-Hannagan (Mrs. OH)
Head of School/ Primary Teacher
Mrs. Osoff-Hannagan is one of the founders of LEAP International Montessori School. Except for a few years traveling and living abroad, she is a life-long, proud resident of the Rio Grande Valley. Mrs. Osoff-Hannagan is a graduate of Highland High School and New Mexico State University with a Bachelors in Business Administration/ Management & Home Economics. She has started, owned, and operated several businesses and has extensive volunteer leadership experience.
Mrs. Osoff-Hannagan first learned about Montessori education while stationed in Italy with her former husband and since has supported several Montessori endeavors. In addition to serving as our Head of School she is also a licensed real estate broker with Coldwell Banker Legacy. She has been successfully helping people to buy and sell residential homes for the past 17 years.
In her spare time, she and her husband enjoy gardening. She also sings in a choir, enjoys cooking, sewing, painting, playing with her elderly, yet wise, cockapoo, “Minnie”, and making Montessori materials and Montessori inspired jewelry.
Come meet the rest of us!
Every one of our team members is devoted to delivering the finest education possible to your children.
Ms. Katrina Eden
Lead Toddler Teacher Intern
Mr. Dan Hannagan
Ms. Leslie Lopez
Mrs. Shelly Boban
Lead Primary Teacher
Mrs. Wellen Chambers
Primary Teacher Intern/ Videographer
Mrs. Stevie Romero
Photographer/ Website Builder
Mr. Ryan Clement
Mr. Michael Husted