Our Team

Our team of professionals are children at heart, who have a heart for children. They bring a variety of skills, experiences, education, and backgrounds with a desire for children to experience the wonder of outdoor play.

Michelle Alley

Lead Teacher

Michelle is a First Grade teacher at Royerton Elementary. She loves being outdoors and spending time at her in-laws' dairy farm. Some of her most precious memories from her childhood were horseback riding, playing outside in her family's woods, camping, and boating. Michelle has a passion for teaching and loves the outdoors. She is so excited for the adventures at TerraTime this summer!


Mikayla Rainho


Mikayla teaches technology at Royerton Elementary.   She has played soccer for 15 years and now coaches elementary students.  Some of her other interests include reading, traveling, playing games with friends and family, and being at the beach.  Mikayla's favorite childhood memories include playing outside with neighborhood kids, summer Girl Scout camps and visiting out-of-state family .  She is super excited to explore the wonder of TerraTime.


Terra Haisley


Terra is an Occupational Therapy Assistant in the local schools.  She has worked with children at camps, clubs, and community events for more than twenty-five years. Her childhood experiences, growing up in Alaska, have shaped her love of nature and passion for outdoor play. Terra is excited about giving children the opportunity to engage with each other and nature in a more meaningful way through TerraTime programs.


Amanda Lancaster

Senior Guide

Amanda is an Instructional Assistant at Eaton Elementary who has a passion for nature and being outdoors.  This passion stems from a long history of following her brothers around at Boy Scout camp every year.  Amanda's enthusiasm inspires children to explore and express their creativity. She looks forward to sharing her passion with your children and showing them the joys of outdoor play that shaped her childhood.

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Terri Shaw


Terri is a Second Grade teacher at Royerton Elementary. She grew up camping and spending all day playing outside. One of her favorite memories as a child is fishing with her father. Terri knows how important outdoor play, exploration and investigation is for children.  She looks forward to helping children experience all of these things at Terratime!