Our Staff

Meet our Dedicated Children’s Academy of Northlake Management Team

Children’s Academy of Northlake is proud of our highly experienced, dedicated staff. They are all carefully chosen to develop, encourage, enrich, and expand your child’s world!

Lauren Soedarto,
Director

Children's Academy of Northlake

Lauren Soedarto

Lauren comes to CAON from the Suzuki School, where she taught for over 10 years, in the 3 to 5 year old classrooms. In 2007, she attended the Montessori training at Kennesaw State University, working closely with Dr. Feland Meadows, the Goizueta Endowed Chair of Early Childhood and has taken courses on the Pan American Montessori teaching approach for three to six years of age.

By 2010, Lauren became the Assistant Director of the Suzuki School and worked closely with the Head of Schools as they embarked on their Montessori transformation.  Recently, Lauren was Co-Director of the Suzuki School (Buckhead Campus, 2014-2015), and joined Children’s Academy of Northlake in April of 2015.

“I am excited to join Children’s Academy, and look forward to getting to know the children and families!”

Lauren has a degree in English Literature from Georgia State University with a minor in History, and studied at University of Northumbria, UK, for her concentration in British and American Literature.

Vivian Dietz
Office Manager

Childrens Academy of Northlake

Vivian Dietz

Vivian brings the Children’s Academy of Northlake team, a long career in Human Resources presenting with an Associate’s Degree with Honors in Business Administration and Human Resources. Previously, as Administrative Assistant of two prominent Montessori Schools, she managed many duties relative to the broad responsibilities which ensured smooth center operations. Additionally, she was a Recruiting Coordinator and Human Resources Coordinator. As well, Vivian was successful in her role as Sr. Human Resources Specialist for a well-known Corporation. In the earliest part of her career, Vivian was the H.R. Assistant to the VP of Human Resources.

Vivian schedules and provides the detailed and personalized tours to all perspective families so that interested parents leave with a comprehensive view of the Children’s Academy of Northlake program. We are pleased to include such a strong team member and are proud to have her front and center as our first line of phone contact and face to face interactions with our families.

Start your child off right with Children’s Academy of Northlake. 

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