Preschool Board

The St. John’s Preschool Board is made up of members from St. John the Divine parish.  They offer their various areas of expertise for the support and management of the Preschool.


Aimee Fiorito (President)

Aimee is a full-time mother to three children who all attended St John’s Preschool. She is also a part-time licensed, certified genetic counselor with over 18 years experience who also serves as a mentor to students from various Bay Area genetic counseling programs. Aimee has helped the preschool develop and implement evaluation reviews. In her spare-time she likes all things Disney and Harry Potter, dressing up with her kids, and attending her children’s various activities and sporting events.

Pat Soles (Vice-President)

Pat is a retired teacher and elementary school administrator. She advises, visits classes and is available as a mentor for teachers. She also does curriculum review.

Joan Best (Secretary)

Joan is recently retired from a career as a teacher in the Morgan Hill Unified School district. Along with many years of teaching experience she brings to our board experience in the area of elementary special education.

Trisha Gillotte (Bookkeeper/Admin. Assistant)

Trisha is a stay-at-home parent and mother of two. Her oldest has graduated from St. John’s and youngest will be attending in the near future. She took over the invoicing for the preschool in the middle of the 2018-2019 school year and recently started working at the preschool as an administrative assistant.

Jane Devine (Advisor)

Jane is the Spiritual Director for the Labyrinth Guild of St. John the Divine Parish. She has had a career as a Psychotherapist, MFT Lic 36225. She continues to use the arts as a therapeutic tool. She visits our classes to teach or children simple but effective movement for exercise and relaxation. She gives in- service training to our teachers in creative movement and interactive play.

Ex-officio Board members: 

Jane R. Russell,  Senior Warden of St. John the Divine Episcopal Church

Ms. Lisa Black, Preschool Director and Teacher.

Jayne Perryman, Jayne is the finance manager for the Preschool and the Parish.

Teacher Representive, alternates amongst currant teaching staff.