The Open Door’s Philosophy


We are passionate about helping families! We provide appropriate reading and spelling remediation in a caring and supportive environment, tailoring our lessons to meet each student’s own pace. We continually assess for mastery of the material to ensure the continued success of the student.

The Open Door’s Philosophy


We are passionate about helping families! We provide appropriate reading and spelling remediation in a caring and supportive environment, tailoring our lessons to meet the student’s own pace. We continually assess for mastery of the material to ensure the continued success of the student.

Our Administration Team

Heather Desjardins

Heather Desjardins

The Open Door Owner and Founder

Leigha Brigham

Leigha Brigham

Education and Family Support Specialist

Andrew Brigham

Andrew Brigham

Tutor Development Manager

Marla Ruta

Marla Ruta

Admin Coordinator and Finance

Emily Dale

Emily Dale

Service Intake Coordinator

Jessica Li

Jessica Li

Admin and HR Assistant

Laura Dragone

Laura Dragone

Social Media: Facebook and Instagram

Marion May

Marion May

Blog Writer and Curator

Our Tutoring Team

Bianca Amaral-Stewart

Bianca Amaral-Stewart

Vicki Naish

Vicki Naish

Alyssa Moore

Alyssa Moore

Dennis Hall

Dennis Hall

Leigh Anne Carson

Leigh Anne Carson

Richard Forsyth

Richard Forsyth

Anne Parker

Anne Parker

Jordyn Tremblay

Jordyn Tremblay

Monica Tran

Monica Tran

Ashley Reaume

Ashley Reaume

Jasleen Pahwa

Jasleen Pahwa

Emily Hollander

Emily Hollander

Nathalie Khouzam

Nathalie Khouzam

Matthew Gallina

Matthew Gallina

Penny Simpson

Penny Simpson

Krista Heath

Krista Heath

Stephanie Carty

Stephanie Carty

Ruth Carpenter

Ruth Carpenter

Rosanne Wall

Rosanne Wall

Jennifer Wright

Jennifer Wright

Kate Farmer

Kate Farmer

Janet Doyle

Janet Doyle

Amanda Lacouvee

Amanda Lacouvee

Stephanie McDuff

Stephanie McDuff

Asha Francis

Asha Francis

Amanda Myerson

Amanda Myerson

Jennifer Sweeney

Jennifer Sweeney

Meaghan Easter

Meaghan Easter

Madison Carty

Madison Carty

Emma Kearns

Emma Kearns

Hannah Haggart

Hannah Haggart

Heather Weddell

Heather Weddell

Lyndsay Ball

Lyndsay Ball

Jessica Jones

Jessica Jones

Nada Al Amri

Nada Al Amri

Amanda Grant

Amanda Grant

Alyssandra Desrosiers

Alyssandra Desrosiers

Tristan Taggart

Tristan Taggart

Shannon Topham

Shannon Topham

Caroline Robson

Caroline Robson

Stephanie Silver

Stephanie Silver

Emma Graham

Emma Graham

Daniel Graham

Daniel Graham

Megan Hayward

Megan Hayward

Laura Cadieux

Laura Cadieux

Pam Graydon

Pam Graydon

Amanda Glouchkow

Amanda Glouchkow

“Every child can learn. Just not on the same day or in the same way.”
– George Evans

Every student has unique needs, let’s discuss them!

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