About Sherene

Sherene Winkel

UDA Preschool Director - 4-Year Old Lead Teacher

Miss Sherene has 29 years of experience teaching early childhood education. She holds each child dear to her heart and believes there is no greater privilege than to take part in their joy and success. Sherene is dedicated to providing a safe, loving and developmentally appropriate program, which promotes active, play-based learning and nurtures the whole child (socially, emotionally, physically & cognitively).

Driven by her passion for early childhood education, Sherene studied at Snow College and Utah State University and has spent a lifetime educating herself in the best practices for teaching young children. She was the owner and director of “Miss Sherene’s Preschool” in North Carolina before moving to Utah. She loves teaching and writing preschool curriculum as well as educating teachers and parents on how to help children reach their full potential.

In addition to teaching preschool she co-owned and taught “ Show Time Singers” a performing choir for children ages 5-15; teaching children to sing multi part harmony, descants and solo’s. Sherene has also taught art classes at Jordan Ridge Elementary.

Fun Facts:
  • Mom of 5 great Kids: Mallory, Zach, Ben, Becca and son-in-law Jaden
  • Loves to read, hike, cook, sing and be with her family
  • Favorite vacation spot is the beach