Meaghan O’Maley, Substitute

Meaghan is from New Hampshire and earned a BA in Psychology with a focus on recreation from the University of New Hampshire in 2010.  She moved to Colorado to work on a farm in Crestone, following her true passion of growing vegetables, being outdoors, romping around with her dog Gunner, exploring and music. She earned her Montessori Early Childhood certificate in May 2015. Meaghan will stay home with her new bundle of joy due August 2017 and has joined the Breckenridge Montessori Board of Directors.

Melanie Benedict, Substitute


Melanie Benedict joined Breckenridge Montessori in the fall of 2010 as a parent. Melanie’s degree in Finance from the University of Florida, her management and finance positions with Vail Resorts and experience on non-profit boards, led her to join the Board of Directors in March 2011. As a mom to two children who have gone through the primary program she loves the environment Breckenridge Montessori creates for children and is always learning from them.

Beth Craig, Director & Lead Teacher


Beth began her career at Breckenridge Montessori
in 2008 as the nature teacher and fell in love with the school and Montessori philosophy. She attended the Montessori Education Center of the Rockies, earning an Early Childhood Certificate from the American Montessori Society in 2011. Beth has a BA from CU-Boulder in Environmental Studies, Policy &
Society, is Large Center Director Qualified and is working on her Master's in Early Childhood Education through CU-Denver. Beth guides the students through the Montessori materials, relishing the opportunity for hands-on learning and fostering a lifelong love of education and environmental awareness within the community of children and parents. Beth also enjoys camping with her husband and dogs, visiting family, Wes Anderson movies, hiking and traveling. 

Breckenridge Montessori
American Montessori Society Full Member School

318 North Main St.

PO Box 1508
Breckenridge, Colorado

970-547-7661