Preschool & Daycare Teachers

Vanessa Cobb

Vanessa Cobb

Toddler Preschool Teacher

Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education | Long Beach City College

Miss Vanessa received her Associates degree in Early Childhood Education from Long Beach City College and is proud that the first ten years of her career she spent teaching children from toddlers to sixth grade! Recently joining the ICS staff in 2018, Miss Vanessa has a passion for the Lord, art and children. She looks forward to creating her own children’s books and novels one day!

Melanie Amantiad (Miss Mela)

Melanie Amantiad (Miss Mela)

2 Year Old Preschool Teacher

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Global Studies | Marymount California University

Recently joining the ICS staff in 2018, Miss Mela received her Bachelor of Arts from Marymount California University in Psychology and Global Studies. Throughout her college years, she volunteered her time and talents of teaching to kids, in addition to serving in her church faithfully as a Sunday School teacher. She loves that she can teach kids their ABCs, all while watching them grow in Christ. Originally from Hawaii (yes, she knows how to Hula!), Miss Mela loves to spend time with her family and friends. Did we mention she’s a true “foodie” and loves going on food adventures?!

Jaime Fambrough

Jaime Fambrough

3 Year Old Preschool Teacher

Mrs. James, as she is affectionately known to our students, has been a part of the ICS family since 1999 and is proud that her children were students at ICS. Mrs. James studied education at Fullerton College and has been teaching Sunday School for over 20 years. She has been married for 33 years and has four children and four grandchildren. Mrs. James loves the Lord and loves serving His people. She is proud to share that her kids are answering the call to serve the Lord. Her daughter and son-in-law moved to Utah to plant a new church. In addition, her son leads worship at Vision City Church in Tustin, CA.

Kendall Compos

Kendall Compos

Preschool Aide & Daycare Staff

Coming Soon!

Rosemary Gilvin

Rosemary Gilvin

Preschool Teacher & Daycare Staff

Mrs. Gilvin has been a part of the ICS staff since 2016 and is proud to share she has been educating kids since 1993. She earned her credential in Early Childhood education with Administration units and is experienced working with children ages 6 weeks to fourteen years old. Her husband is currently studying to be a pastor and shares that she loves to share the love of God with children every day! She is a mother to four children and has four grandchildren.

Yasbel Ortuno

Yasbel Ortuno

T-K Teacher

Mrs. Yasbel has been teaching at ICS since 2015 and is proud to have been teaching children for over a decade. With a background in Early Childhood Education, she has spent time teaching each age group and watching the children grow academically and spiritually. Married for over eleven years, she has two children and loves camping with her family and a good cup of Joe. She and her daughter are often found in the kitchen baking together.

Claudia Johnston

Preschool Teacher & Daycare Staff

Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education

Ms. Claudia has her Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education and has been a part of the ICS staff since 2012. With over 30 years of teaching experience, she feels blessed to be on staff at ICS. Additionally, Ms. Claudia is a parking control officer for Los Angeles Sherriff’s Department. She is also a proud “Mema” of five grandchildren.

Christine Cotto

Christine Cotto

3 year old Teacher

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Jacob Monarres

Jacob Monarres

Daycare Staff

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Ciera Salgado

Ciera Salgado

Daycare Staff

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Quincy Roach

Quincy Roach

Daycare Staff

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