Tami Finney is an Explorers Program Manager with Minnetonka Community Education. Tami brings over 15 years of dedicated experience in early childhood education. Her journey began as a passionate teacher, fostering growth and learning at the third-grade level. Prior to this position she served as Preschool Director at Minnehaha Academy.
Tami received her undergraduate degree from Concordia University-St. Paul in Psychology, where she also played college basketball. She also attended St Mary’s University (Minneapolis campus), where she studied for her Master’s of Instruction degree.
Outside of work, Tami resides in Minnetonka with her husband, and together they take pride in their two children - her daughter, a Teaching Assistant, and her son, who attends college in North Dakota. Family and friends hold a special place in her heart, and you’ll often find her and her husband cheering for their son at his football games. Tami also loves traveling and finding amazing new food.
Tami had this to say about joining the MCEC team: “I truly enjoy working with children and families, a sentiment that drives me into my new role with enthusiasm with Minnetonka Community Education. I’m looking forward to the exciting opportunities in this position!”