Gina January Parish

Assistant Teacher

In which class do you teach or assist?

I assist in pre-k classroom.

When did you start working at Messiah?

I started working at Messiah in 2013.

Tell us a little about your family

My amazing husband and I have 4 even more amazing kids ages 19-35.

Do you have any pets? If yes, names and type of pet.

We have 3 Dogs, 3 cats, and one fish.

Favorite children’s book

I love the Tiny Dino books by Guy Gilchrist. My favorite is “Goodnight Tiny Dinos”.

Favorite children’s song

Anything Christmas.

Favorite color

Blues, greens and naturals.

Favorite animal


Tell us something else about yourself

I love reading, gardening, camping, puzzles, baking. I like anime. Yay Crunchyroll TV.

What is your favorite thing about teaching preschool.

The kids of course. Seeing everything new again with wonder.

Messiah Preschool