It is our love  to TEACH....We pride ourselves in doing whatever it takes to help our students reach their potential.


Karen Griffel
 Karen began Learning Connections in 2002. She was motivated by her desire to offer more choices to individuals coping with learning difficulties. With a Bachelor's degree in Social Work and certificatioins in Exceptional Student Education and Elementary Education, Karen has over 20 years of experience working with children and adults. She is experienced in helping students cope with many different issues such as ADD/ADHD, learning disabilities, Autism, mental health and behavioral issues.
You can contact Karen directly at learningconnectionsfl@gmail.com.



 Joanne Anibarro, MA
Program Development
  Joanne has her Master's degree in Education and has spent several years teaching in the public school system. She also has her certification in applied Behavioral Analysis and has many years experience working with children with various skill levels.
You can contact Joanne directly at joanne@learningconnections-fl.com


Ginny McMillen,MS
Program Facilitator
 Ginny is a former Orange County Public School teacher, with a Master's degree in Special Education, and certifications in Early Childhood, Elementary, Special, and Gifted education. Ginny is an excellent teacher and is committed to challenging  our students to reach their highest potential. She can be reached at:





Mary Rajchel

 Program Facilitator

Mary has been with Learning Connections for over 3 years. Mary has been trained in all programs offered by Learning Connections and she is a fantastic addition to our team. She homeschooled her 3 children, all of whom are now grown and are successful, happy adults. Her two sons both attended Military Academies and are proudly serving our country.