Roots & Wings

Early Learning Centre

Roots & Wings Educators

Maggie Ellwyn, Owner/Operator; Infant Toddler Early Childhood Educator

I attended the University of Victoria and obtained a Bachelor of Arts with an English major and Sociology minor in 2004. I then obtained my Early Childhood Education Certification from Northern Lights College in June of 2006. Followed in June 2008 with my Infant Toddler Diploma. I am also childcare first aid and food safe certified.


Maddy Foster, Early Childhood Educator 

Maddy joined Roots & Wings September 2013. She has a successful criminal record check on file and is first aid certified. 


JoAnne Paquette, Infant Toddler Early Childhood Educator 

JoAnne joined Roots & Wings August 2014. JoAnne is Early Childhood Educator certified and awaiting Infant Toddler certification. She is first aid and food safe certified and has a successful criminal record check on file. 


Alison Turley, Early Childhood Educator Assistant

Alison joined Roots & Wings November 2014. Alison is working towards her Early Childhood Educator Certification and has a successful criminal record check and food safe certification on file.

Melissa Smith, Early Childhood Educator Assistant

Melissa joined Roots & Wings July 2016. Melissa has a successful criminal record check on file and is first aid certified. She is pursuing her ECE certification.