Meet the Staff

Chris Maluta

Chris Maluta

Chris has lived in Mokena for 29 years, but having spent her early life in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Maine, she is a New Englander at heart. She is married to John and she has one adult son. Chris has worked in the early childhood field for 29 years and she has been teaching at St John’s Christian Preschool for 27 years. She has been a co-director for 2 years. In addition to teaching, she enjoys reading, traveling, genealogy, gardening, singing in the church choir, and spending time with her family and her dog Maggie.

Karin McCutcheon

Karin McCutcheon

Karin McCutcheon has been teaching at St. John’s Preschool for the past 15 years. She moved to Mokena 23 years ago and is married to her husband Craig. They have 2 daughters, Lauren 23 and Melanie 22. Karin enjoys an active lifestyle that includes golf, running, and spending time with friends and family.