The Investigators



Moniqua is from Winston-Salem, NC. She is a recent graduate from NCCU. She majored in Family and Consumer Science with a concentration in Child Development and Family Relations. In her free time she enjoys listening to music and visiting family back home. Moniqua is very excited to be here at The Little School At Duke.
Melanie started working at The Little School At Duke in August 2014. She lives in Bahama, NC with her boyfriend, Tyler. Together,they have a daughter named Paisley. Paisley was born in August 2015. She took Early Childhood Education in high school . She taught lessons at Pathways Elementary School through the ECE program. She enjoys working with children and is excited to be at TLS Duke. 








Annie comes from Chicago where she discovered the joys of working with children at a young age. After babysitting, volunteering at daycare centers and working as a loyal camp counselor throughout her childhood, Annie studied Psychology and Early Childhood Education in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She arrived in Durham in 2010. After enjoying ten years working as a nanny Annie is thrilled to be joining The Little School team, where she cherishes the endearing, inspiring, exciting and challenging moments that come from teaching Durham's youngest citizens. In her spare time, Annie enjoys reading in the sunshine, practicing new languages, sing-along campfires, exploring along the Eno, and trying to improve her gardening skills.