Our Staff

Headshot of Linda Berman Stoffer
Linda Berman Soffer
Director of Teaching
M.S. Elementary Education
Connecticut Certified Teacher

Miss Linda has been an educator in early childhood and elementary age classrooms in and around New Haven County for nineteen years. She holds an M.S. degree in elementary education from SCSU.

Miss Linda is mother to 2 boys and 1 girl, now young adults in their early 20’s. She currently resides with Ranger, a very loving dog.

Harriet Sholtes

Miss Harriet has been working with children in early childcare for over 30 years. We are happy to say that since 2005, she has been working her magic right here at  K'tanim Preschool.


Working mainly with the two’s group, Miss Harriet  inspires a love for learning in her students through art, stories, physical movement, and imaginative play.  


Miss Harriet has been married for 30 years and has two grown daughters.

Sherri Sosensky

Miss Sherri has been a teacher at K'tanim Preschool for more than five years. She holds a Bachelors degree from the University of Connecticut. 


Miss Sherri is a very adept creative artist, who is also skilled as a licensed teacher of yoga.  She incorporates her vibrant, positivity into the classroom, enabling students to be creative and to learn mindfulness, self-control, self-soothing techniques, gratitude, and kindness.

Miss Sherri is married and lives with her family in Woodbridge. Her two daughters are happy graduates of K'tanim Preschool.