Tuahine (4’s & 5’s)

Prayer Flags for Bodhi Day

Lyndsee Sugano
Tuahine Class Teacher, 4's & 5's


Lyndsee was born and raised in Honolulu, where she graduated from Kalani in ’07. She attended Eastern Washington University where she received her bachelors in Early Childhood Education. When she returned from college she began working as a swim instructor for Diamond Head Aquatics for 2 years and as a Head Start Assistant Teacher for 2 ½ years. Lyndsee then became the Head Start Teacher for 3½ years before joining the UHMCC family. She looks forward to learning, growing, and collaborating with teachers who are enthusiastic about early childhood.

Ai Tanaka
Tuahine Class Teacher, 4's & 5's


Ai grew up in Seattle and graduate from University of Washington with an Interdisciplinary Visual Arts Degree. She has been teaching Early Education for seven years, and is currently working on her masters in education at UH. "I love being outdoors and teaching with nature. I love coming to work to help children get excited about going to school to find their passion and interests." Outside of school, she enjoys surfing, wrenching, or cooking for friends and family.