about us

Our program is designed to meet the developmental needs of young children. It provides experiences that enrich and enhance each child’s cognitive, language, social, emotional, and creative development.

Our Leadership Team

Lori M. Picklesimer


Lori has been with The Sanctuary since the center opened in the fall of 2002. She was the Pre-K teacher for two years and served as assistant director until 2004 when she became the Center Director. She is a member of AELL (Association for Early Learning Leaders), NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children), GAEYC (Georgia Association for the Education of Young Children), and GCCA (Georgia Child Care Association. She earned her National Administrator Credentials in 2006. Lori and her husband, Keith, along with their son, Alex, have called Savannah home for over 25 years.

Kenna Hickey

Director of Administration

Amy Hughes

Director of Admissions


8912 Whitfield Avenue
Savannah Georgia, 31406


Phone: (912)-692-1523
Fax: (912) 352-4120


Monday – Friday: 6:30 AM – 6:00 PM

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