Administrative team


Sarah Reid - Academy Director

Sarah Reid is a born-and-raised Southern California wife and mother of two children. Her daughter and son were both homeschooled and have graduated and moved on to college and their future careers. She and her husband Garrett, aka Captain Awesome, currently own three successful small businesses with over 49 years combined experience.

Sarah received her Bachelor's degree in Organizational Management from Ashford University and graduated  Sigma Beta Delta, Alpha Sigma Lambda and a member of the prestigious Golden Key Society for business. What does that mean? That she has a passion for organizational leadership and a mind for collaborative marketing.

Sarah brings this innovative concept to Eden Learning Academy and forges strong relationships and collaborative programs with other top-performing businesses such as Engineering for Kids, So Cal STEM, Film School 4 Teens, So Cal Krav Maga and more! 


Liane Gililland - Academy Administrator

Liane has been with Eden since it's very inception and had a hand in developing all the procedures and campus policies that we have today. She and her husband have three boys and a girl. Together they go to concerts and musicals, hiking, scuba diving, backpacking, camping, and love going on road trips. Liane says she can’t live without coffee, music, photography, yoga, and nature. As a certified Dive Master, she has traveled all over the United States as well as parts of Mexico, Honduras and Greece.

Liane has spent the past few years as a volunteer for WAVES, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping veterans through scuba training. Her background in administration with previous employment in addition to her homeschooling her own son has made Liane a perfect match for Eden. After all, she helped build it.


Natalie Riddle - Operations Director

Although born in Long Beach, CA, our own Natalie Riddle was raised right here in the Temecula Valley. She has been happily married to her husband Daniel for twenty years, and a devoted mother to her two children. Natalie has homeschooled her children for the last nine years and her oldest will begin her second year of college pursuing a degree in Mathematics while her youngest will begin his senior year of high school this fall 2019.

Combining her love for children, education, and using her management experience, Natalie is looking forward to being Eden Learning Academy’s Operations Manager


Mary Lyn Capperauld: Lead Instructor - Secondary

Natalie Riddle: Instructor - Secondary

Holly Cranny: Instructor - Secondary

Hannah Wigent: Instructor - Secondary

Geoffrey Rondeau: Instructor - Secondary

Simona Dlouha: Lead Instructor - Primary

Anne Mollman: Instructor - Primary

Emily Trevett: Instructor - Primary

Jennifer King: Instructor - Primary

Kerri Nevins:  Instructor - Primary

Laura Gagnon: Instructor -  Primary

Stephanie Carrasco: Instructor -  Primary

Mariza Martinez: Instructor -  Primary

Reshma Solbech: Vendor - Art

So Cal Krav Maga: Vendor - PE

So Cal STEM: Vendor - STEM Courses

Engineering 4 Kids: Vendor STEM Courses

Film School 4 Teens: Vendor - Film/Videography