Mrs. Watson works alongside Mr. Bollard in the Main office and also serves as an Aide in Pre-K Extended Care. Mrs. Watson was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois and graduated from Bradley University in 1995 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications and Fine Arts. She spent her early years working for a large advertising agency in Chicago and then in 2001 moved with her husband to Seattle. It wasn’t until she had her first child that she found her true passion of working with young children. Mrs. Watson became a preschool teacher in 2006 and taught at Monkey Business Preschool in the Greenwood neighborhood for 10 years. In 2017, Mrs. Watson joined the staff at ASB as an Aide in the newly developed Pre-K extended care program. In 2020, Mrs. Watson began assisting in the front office alongside Mr. Bollard. She is the parent of two boys, Roarke, a current student at ASB, as well as Miles, a recent graduate of ASB. In her spare time, you can find Mrs. Watson shuttling her boys around to hockey rinks in the greater Seattle area for practices, games and hockey tournaments. She also loves to spend time traveling, boating and taking walks with her chocolate lab, Stanley. Mrs. Watson especially looks forward to rooting on the Seattle Kraken when they come to Seattle!