Dragonfly Teachers


Gwen Stoltzfus: Lead Teacher, Assistant Group Supervisor

Gwen was born and raised in Gap where she attended Faith Mennonite High School.  She earned her Child Development Associates Credential with a Pre-School Endorsement and has served in the Center for over 20 years. Gwen loves reading and collecting children's books and in her free time enjoys spending time with her nieces and nephews. 


Brittany Metzger: Group Supervisor

Brittany lives in Ephrata with her husband, Hunter, 4 dogs, and 13 reptiles. She attended Garden Spot High School, earned her Degree in Early Childhood Education from Harrisburg Area Community College, and has been working here since 2013. In her free time, Brittany enjoys time with her family, traveling with her husband, and exploring the outdoors. She has a love for both animals and children and enjoys spending quality time and helping in the development of all age groups. 

Hayden Laukhoff: Assistant Group Supervisor

Hayden was born in Lancaster Pennsylvania. She spent her childhood and youth in New Holland. Hayden attended Garden Spot High School and in 2019 was a Nanny for a 9 month old little girl. Hayden's favorite thing about working with children and youth is seeing the world from the perspective of a child. 

(717) 354-4440 • office@nhelc.org • 18 Western Avenue, New Holland, PA 17557


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