Nissa Hoermann » Biography


Nissa has been working with children and families in many different facets for more than 25 years. She completed a 4+ year Apprenticeship program as a Traditional Home Birth Midwife, as well as, certification programs in the Art of Midwifery, Labor Support & Postpartum Doula Care, Water Birth Protocol OSHA, Herbalist Certification Training, and Herbal Medicine-making. She has experience as an Infant Room Lead Teacher in a Fine Arts Childcare Center, a Co-Lead Teacher of an outdoor Forest Preschool program, and has also offered Waldorf inspired in-home care as a nanny for many families throughout Ann Arbor.
Most recently, she has proudly earned her Waldorf Early Childhood Teaching Certification from the Waldorf Institute of Southeastern Michigan (WISM). Nisaa loves her work with all of the children in our community and is deeply passionate about all that Waldorf care and education encompasses. She is the Collaborative Teacher in the Chickadee Preschool Room, leads several weekly Parent/Child Classes, and has been Lead Teacher of the Early Childhood Summer Program. Her deepest honor and blessing is to be the mother of her brightly shining golden-hearted daughter, Ayla.