Meet Your Party Facilitators!

 

 

Anna M. Filiaggi

Anna is a recent Longwood University graduate with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. Her favorite parts of working at Amazement Square include having fun with the kids and using her degree to assist the exhibits department. A fun fact about Anna is that she knows how to weld! In her spare time she loves making abstract art and hanging out with friends. Her favorite book growing up was The Giving Tree and her favorite animated movie is the Lion King. Anna’s favorite thing about facilitating parties is seeing how excited kids get to celebrate their birthday at Amazement Square!

 

 

 

Eddie Gleason

Eddie is a University of Lynchburg student class of 2021 majoring in history and minoring in secondary education. His favorite part of working at Amazement Square is teaching kids new things. When he’s not facilitating parties at Amazement Square or going to class, Eddie enjoys skateboarding and playing video games. Growing up his favorite books were the Goosebumps and Harry Potter series. Coffee and buffalo wings are the two things he could never live without and his favorite animated movie is Monsters, inc. Eddie enjoys facilitating parties because he loves to celebrate a child’s special day!

 

 

 

Elizabeth Brooks

Elizabeth is a Liberty University student class of 2021 majoring in politics and policy. Her favorite part of working at Amazement Square is feeling like part of a family and loving the people she works with. Her favorite color is pink and when she’s not working or going to class she enjoys reading. Her favorite childhood books include The Chronicles of Narnia and Voyage of the Dawn Treader and the one thing she could never live without is coffee. Elizabeth enjoys facilitating parties because she likes getting to be a part of someone’s special day!

 

 

 

Joshua Poindexter

Joshua, a Liberty University graduate and Amazement Square visitor experience supervisor, is celebrating 10 years at Amazement Square! A Lynchburg native, his favorite book growing up was Hank the Cowdog and his favorite animated movie is Big Hero 6. He enjoys working at Amazement Square because he loves to see the kids’ many reactions to new things. When he’s not at Amazement Square, Joshua enjoys doing logic puzzles and collecting cards. His favorite color is green and he is a big gameshow fan. Joshua’s favorite part of facilitating parties is playing games with the kids!

 

 

 

Robin Aughey

Robin is a Liberty University student class of 2019 majoring in family and child development.  Her favorite part of working at Amazement Square is seeing the faces of the kids light up when they learn something new. When she’s not working or going to class, Robin enjoys cooking and trying new recipes and the one thing she could never live without would be cookies! Her favorite animated movie is Pocahontas and she has a cat named Momo. Robin enjoys facilitating parties because she loves seeing all the creative party ideas parents come up with!

 

 

 

Mayalin Quiñones

Mayalin, Birthday Coordinator for Amazement Square, has been with us since 2016! She has two bachelor’s degrees from Sweet Briar College in musical theatre and psychology as well as a master’s degree in non-profit leadership from the University of Lynchburg. A Houston Texan native, the thing she cannot live without is sunshine, which is where she got her college nickname.  When she is not coordinating or facilitating birthdays, Mayalin can be spotted performing in both professional and community theatre productions in Lynchburg, Appomattox, Bedford, and Roanoke. Her favorite thing about working at Amazement Square is being able to provide a unique and amazing birthday experience that children and their families can remember forever!

 

 

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