Meet Our Board

Our Board of Directors is made up of very dedicated community volunteers who recognize the value of consistent, engaging, quality childcare for families in the Edgerton area.

Brandon Thompson, President

Brandon is a teacher in the Edgerton school and joined the Board of Directors in October, 2019. Brandon is Dad to three children and also volunteers time on the Edgerton Arena Board. 

Ashley Sparks, Vice President

In May, 2019 Ashley joined the Eagles Nest Board. Ashley is Mom of two children and also operates two home based businesses, one of which is our Edgerton Sand Paper, keeping everyone up to date on community happenings. 

Ashley Johnston, Treasurer

Ashley joined the Eagles Nest Board in May, 2019.  Ashley is a full time pharmacist at the Wainwright Health Centre and a Mom to 3 busy boys. She joined the Eagle's Nest Board of Directors in 2019 because she feels it is a wonderful program to have in our community.  Ashley wanted to become more involved as her family will be utilizing these services and she is impressed with what the program has done for our children and the community so far.

Barb Sjoquist, Secretary

Barb is one of the founding members of the Eagles Nest Out of School Care & Little Eagles programs. Barb carries the Secretary responsibilities for our programs. Barb retired in 2017 after 25 years serving as Mayor of our community and continues to be active in community building through other avenues.

Betty Klasen, Director

Betty is a Director with our Eagles Nest Child Care Programs, appointed to the Board of Directors in August, 2016. Betty is involved in our community as a volunteer in several organizations. She is employed full time by Canada Post.   

Tanya Jones-Greenwood, Director

Tanya joined the Eagles Nest Board in June, 2021. She is an Optometrist in Wainwright and Mom to 4 children. Tanya joined the Board as she sees the value of having accessible childcare options in rural communities to support local families, her own family included. 

Jennifer Beattie, Director 

Jennifer was appointed by the Village Council to be a representative on our Board in January, 2022. Jennifer and her husband have 2 children. 

Sheena Larson, Director 

Sheena joined our board in May, 2022. She owns & operates a catering business in our community, and is very involved in many different organizations. Sheena & her husband have 2 children.

Shanda Jonescu, Director 

Shanda joined our board in May, 2022. Shanda and her husband have 4 children. 

Jill Guy, Director 

Jill joined the board in May of 2023.  Jill is a teacher at the Wainwright High School, and also farms with her husband and 2 girls just outside of Edgerton.  Jill joined the Board as she loves that our small community has such an amazing asset in the Nest Programs and wants to help be a part of it.

Chantell Mullett, Director 

Chantell and her husband moved to Edgerton in in 2017. Some may be able to recognize me better with as mask on as I am a nurse in the OR at Wainwright Health Center. We have two busy little girls so becoming more active and involved in the community and looking forward to being apart of the Eagles Nest family!