Meet our Teachers

Teachers at RCP are Early Childhood Educators committed to quality education. Enrollment numbers are limited to provide greater care and attention for each child.


Wendy Yrjola

Ms. Wendy has joined the RCP staff as Lead Teacher in September 2018. Ms. Wendy has over 15 years experience working and volunteering in children’s programs at her churches, in child care facilities as well as in her own dayhome. In August, she received her Diploma in Early Learning and Childcare and is certified as a Child Development Supervisor. Ms. Wendy is enjoying Edmonton, starting this new journey and building new friendships. She enjoys reading, taking walks and especially spending time with her 4 grandsons. 

Grace Lee

Mrs. Lee has been a teacher at Riverbend Christian Preschool since 2013 in both a lead and support role. She has been leading Phonics and Music as a certified Jolly Phonics and Music teacher. She has a Bachelor of Science in Education, has studied School Counselling, and is certified as a Child Development Supervisor. Mrs. Lee has 20 years of experience as a middle school teacher in South Korea, 6 years as a Sunday school teacher, over 16 years as a church choir conductor and has worked with preschoolers in Edmonton since 2012. Mrs. Lee loves to teach songs and to share her love of music and her joyfulness with her students.