Sherman Oaks Cooperative Preschool Team

Alex Villegas

Preschool Teacher

Alex Villegas is an educator with six years of experience in preschool and kindergarten classrooms. Inspired by the Reggio-Emilia approach, he believes that every child is a unique individual who will express themselves in their own unique voice. He believes that by allowing children to explore in a learning-rich environment, they will have the opportunity to create educational experiences that are more meaningful to them.


Before joining the Sherman Oaks Co-op, he was an Instructional Aide at Walgrove Elementary. He received his teaching credentials from Santa Monica College and previously studied Psychology at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. He is an LA native who enjoys traveling. He enjoys cooking and has previously worked as a cook in high-end restaurants.


Tammy Thrailkill

Preschool Teacher

Teacher Tammy is back after a short hiatus. She brings her gentle warmth and kindness, love of children, understanding of child development and extensive experience working at SOCP. We are so happy to have her back home with us!

Bio coming soon!