Advisory Board

Ariana Wells

Arianna Wells has lived in Bremerton for 13 years with her husband and two kids. She has previously worked in membership, bookkeeping,and administration the Kitsap Community Food Co-op and The Bloedel Reserve.
Her experience also includes marketing,and outreach/ events. She loves to travel and participate in community theater in her spare time.

Courtney Weaver

Courtney has been an early childhood educator  in Bremerton for the last 16 years. She holds and AA in Early Childhood Education from Olympic College. Courtney supports a children’s museum in Bremerton because it would be a gift to our community .

Brittani Webb

Brittani Webb, a Bremerton Native, is mother and teacher at The Sycamore Tree Preschool. She holds a Masters in Special Education from Wilmington University.  Brittani became involved with the Kitsap Children's Museum after seeing a need for additional educational and affordable resources for children and their families in the community. She enjoys adventuring with her family, reading, and gardening.

Gretchen
Nordleaf-Nelson

Gretchen has enjoyed working and learning with students for over 30 years.  She came home to Kitsap County in 2013 to teach the IB curriculum with West Sound Academy, in Poulsbo.  She holds a B.A. Secondary Education from WWU and a M.A. in Theatre Administration from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She believes that the Kitsap Children’s Museum “will provide the children in our community with a safe space to be creative investigators of the world around them locally and globally.”