Faculty

Children’s House

Bobbi Brown- Flannery
Head of the School/ Lead Teacher


Mrs. Bobbi is from Bisbee Junction, Arizona. She is the founder of Still Water Montessori School, nonprofit 501c3, established in 2016.  She is currently Head of School and the lead teacher.  She is a Health and Wellness Coach for Arbonne International and is passionate about proper nutrition and loves teaching children and families about the three-part snack.  She served as the Ambassador Chair for Montessori Educational Programs International and has been on the board from 2019 to 2021.  She was the Toddler Directress at Montessori Day School in North Charleston, SC (2010-2015).  She attended Pickler Intensive III, Observation of Infants and Toddlers:  Attention to Detail (2012).  She was the Children’s House Directress at Montessori of Ladera Ranch (2008-2010).  She taught a 1st-2nd and 4th-5th combo class at Center for Academic Success Elementary School in Sierra Vista, AZ (2005-2008).  She worked for Maricopa County Head Start as a Family Case Specialist and Lead Teacher (2000-2004) and an Infant Director for Early Head Start (1999-2000).  She was the Assistant Director for the Adult Day Care at Casa De Esperanza (1997-1999).  She Graduated from Northern Arizona University with a Masters degree in Early Childhood Education (May 2005) and from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Resources, Family Studies (December 1998).  She moved to Charleston on July 4th, 2010 to join her husband.  Her two children were born in the South and raised in a Montessori Classroom, she calls Summerville, South Carolina Home.
Lori Floyd
Director

Ms. Lori has over 37 years experience in the field of Early Care and Education.  In that time she has served in almost every position from Lead Teacher, Assistant Director and Director.  She has served as a consultant to both new child care centers as well as centers that are looking for technical assistance. 
Ms. Lori has been a resident of Summerville most of her life.  She has been married to the love of her life, Billy for 23 years and counting!  She has a Daughter, Son-in-Law, and two grandsons; Liam and Bowen who also reside in Summerville.
In her free time Lori enjoys time outdoors.  She is an avid gardener and loves growing fresh veggies for her family and friends.  Lori also loves fishing, camping and spending time with her grandchildren.
Lori has a sweet, loving disposition and a passion for children.  She is looking forward to being a part of Stillwater Montessori..