Saturday Vigil: 4:00 pm
Sunday: 8:30am, 10:30am (Interpreted)

Early Childhood Staff
CTK ECC staff and teachers work collaboratively to create a learning environment building relationships and respect and for children.

Stacie Boelkins
Early Childhood Center Director
(518) 456-5400

Stacie brings to CTK a strong background in Early Childhood Administration and many years’ experience working with children and families in not-for profit programs. She has many years of experience as a Professional Development facilitator with her expertise ensuring that programs are developmentally appropriate and allow children to express their unique creativity. Stacie is a dedicated employee of 8 years.

Julia Murphy
Program Assistant & Parent Liaison
(518) 456-5400

Julia possesses many years’ experience advocating for children and families at CTK. She coordinates visits with prospective families, completes our intake process with new families, and assists with the CPSE referral process for our students. Her knowledge and experience with young children in both Montessori and traditional early childhood programs make her a valuable resource in our program. Julie is a dedicated employee of 8 years.

Nirmalla Parichha
Scheduling & Registration Coordinator
(518) 456-5400

Niky does a great job coordinating schedules for our large staff.  She ensures that classrooms ratios are followed and registers new students to the program and maintains our waitlists. Niky joined CTK as a program volunteer and since has been a dedicated employee of 3 years.

Millissa Cantanucci
Pre-K & Nursery Teacher
(518) 456-5400

A ten-year veteran of CTK, Milissa works tirelessly to ensure excellent educational programs for young children. She is known throughout our community as a well respected professional. She also coordinates our religious education curriculum for the center and is a strong mentor to the staff at the Early Childhood Center.

Jenn Morrill
Event & Fundraising Coordinator
(518) 456-5400

Jenn has done an excellent job building community at the Early Childhood Center through the planning of our well attended events. She also coordinates our fundraising and service projects throughout the year which enhance our program and support others in the larger community. Jenn has been with Christ the King for 5 years.

Karen Hanley
Health & Safety Coordinator


As a seasoned employee, Karen has worked for CTK for over 20 years. She ensures that the center remains in compliance with NYS OCFS Childcare regulations, works in our School Age Program and is adored by our children and families. Her education in the field, flexibility and creativity make her a true asset to our center.

James Murphy
Early Education Childhood Center & Custodial

Our Dedicated 5 Years+ Staff

Renee Lussier
Teacher Assistant


Renee works in our Pre-K program and is in her 8th year at the center. Her nurturing manner with the children creates a welcoming and positive atmosphere. Renee’s cheery disposition, creative and musical abilities enhance our programs for the children and encourage self-expression.