administrative team


Diane Parkanzky - Owner


Diane has worked with young children for over 30 years. Her desire to open a child care center came from her belief that all children deserve excellent care every day. Diane is committed to providing a Christian environment where children can learn about the unconditional love of God.

Diane continues to be an active owner who is involved in the overall planning for Harmony.

Holly Goheen - Program Director


Holly joined the Harmony Christian team in 2014 after several years as an early childhood educator in the Battle Creek area. She spent four years as a Pre-K teacher before joining the administrative team. Holly received her associate's degree from Kellogg Community College. 

Holly has been in the early childhood field since . Her philosophy and commitment to early childhood education makes her an excellent leader to our staff.  

Theresa Duford - Curriculum Director

 Theresa Duford has been a part of Harmony Christian since it began in 2007. She graduated from Central Michigan University with a bachelor's degree in psychology. She is currently working on her master's degree in administration from Central Michigan University.

Theresa has served as lead teacher and director at Harmony Christian. Theresa's major roles in administrative team have been staff development, training, and program development.