George “Frijole” began working with children in 1995 where he has held multiple positions as a camp counselor, assistant director, director and preschool director.

He joined the Sunshine team when the Fair Oaks center opened in the fall of 2002. His position as a Sunshine director started in the fall of 2005 and in the fall of 2010 he became the Fair Oaks Ranch preschool director. Futher, he hold a bachelor’s degree in history and has over 30 units of early childhood education.

“Frijole” resides locally in Santa Clarita with his wife and two daughters.

Meet the Directors
Jamie Beydler

Jamie Beydler

Valencia Valley Director

George Lopez

George Lopez

Fair Oaks & Preschool Director

Samantha Ottman

Samantha Ottman

Stevenson Ranch Director

Chad Ottaviano

Chad Ottaviano

Oak Hills Director

Natalie Coe

Natalie Coe

Mitchell Director

Michael ``Mick`` Mehl

Michael ``Mick`` Mehl

Executive Director

Lauren Borits

Lauren Borits

Northlake Hills Director

Melissa Brewster

Melissa Brewster

Pico Canyon Director