Laura Kinkton, Executive Director
Laura Kinkton is from Jacksonville, Florida and recently relocated back to the New Orleans area. Laura has three children aged 27, 24 and 7 and three grand-children aged four, three, and one. Laura has been in childcare for over 28 years with experience as both an administrator and teacher but knew she was ready return to her true passion of educating young children. She currently holds an Associate of Arts degree and will be finishing up her bachelors with a major in Supervision and Management and a minor in Early Childhood Education. She also holds a CDA as well as a Florida directors credential. Laura enjoys reading and is always looking for new and exciting ways to inspire children to explore the world through literature. “You can take a child anywhere they want to go with a good book! Inspiring a love of literature opens up the world to a young mind.” Her goal at Abeona House is to have a classroom that is filled with messy projects, interesting conversation and joyful learning.
Amelia Singleton, Center Director