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FACULTY

Our teachers blend the highest standards in early childhood development with nurturing care.

Brigitte, Director Education Director:
Brigitte has a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from David Lipscomb University. She has previously been the preschool director at a private preschool and has taught in preschool ages two through five. She also worked with Robertson County Schools in the preschool program. She is CPR and First Aid certified.

Brigitte

Brittney, Director Assistant Director of Operations:
Brittney graduated from Volunteer State Community College with her Associate's degree in Business. She is currently finishing her Bachelor's degree in Business Management and Human Resources from Tennessee Tech University. She is very passionate about working with children of all ages. She has over four years of experience working in the early childhood field in different capacities.

Brittney

Kelley, Director Assistant Director of Curriculum:
Kelley graduated from Lynwood Christian Academy and then attended Virginia Western Community College to work towards her Associate's degree. She has taught Pre-K at a private preschool and was a Special Education Assistant in Sumner County.

Kelley

Erin, Lead Teacher Erin graduated from West Virginia University where she earned her Bachelor of Science in 2007 and her Masters in Education in 2010. She has worked around children her whole life due to her mom being an elementary school teacher. She always knew she wanted to become a teacher so that she could make a difference.

Erin

Tricia, Lead Teacher Tricia attended the University of Northern Colorado where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and then went on to receive a Master of Science in Counseling from the Denver Seminary. She has over eight years of experience working in the field of education where she has worked as a director and teacher for children of all ages.

Tricia

Whitney, Lead Teacher Whitney graduated from Austin Peay State University where she earned an Associate of Liberal Arts in Early Childhood Education. She has six years experience working in a childcare setting and has worked with children of all ages.

Whitney

Mandy, Lead Teacher Mandy is currently studying Elementary Education and Special Education at Middle Tennessee State University. She has worked with children of all ages for over four years in a variety of settings, including working at a children's fitness center.

Mandy

Ashleigh, Lead Teacher Ashleigh graduated from The University of Tennessee at Knoxville with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a concentration in Child Development and Child/Family Studies. She began working with preschool children after graduation and has since had many opportunities to work with children of all ages in a variety of settings.

Ashleigh

Shawna, Lead Teacher Shawna graduated from The University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Science in Anthropology. She has three years experience working in a private preschool setting and has also tutored children on the English language in Pinghu, China.

Shawna

Andrea, Lead Teacher Andrea graduated from East Robertson High School and earned her Associates Degree in Interior Design from The International Academy of Design and Technology. She is currently continuing her education at Ashford University in Elementary Education. Andrea has over eight years experience working with preschool age children in a private school environment.

Andrea

Stephanie, Lead Teacher Stephanie graduated from Martin Luther College in Minnesota where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. She has twelve years experience working as an in-home childcare provider, and as a teacher at both the preschool and elementary school level.

Stephanie

Erin, Lead Teacher Erin attended David Lipscomb University where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a minor in Interior Design, followed by Trevecca University where she completed her Masters of Education in Teaching K-6. She has many years experience working with children in a variety of settings, including teaching 1st grade for Williamson County Schools, working with children in a preschool and private school setting as well as working as a nanny.

Erin

Ashley, Lead Teacher Ashley graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. She has worked with children in a variety of different childcare settings over the past three years. Some of her experience has been as a substitute teacher in Sumner County schools and as an assistant teacher for a summer program in Murfreesboro. She enjoys working with children of all ages!

Ashley

Brittani, Lead Teacher Brittani graduated from Tennessee State University with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. She has over six years experience working in the field of education with children of all ages.

Brittani

Heather, Lead Teacher Heather graduated from The University of Tennessee at Martin in December 2001 with a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education. Her experience includes over nine years working in the early childhood field where she has worked with children of all ages; however, most of her time has been spent with PreKindergarten age children.

Heather

Olivia, Lead Teacher Olivia graduated from Middle Tennessee State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. She has worked with Murfreesboro City Schools going on 6 years, where she was an ESP teacher, doing enrichment classes with children ranging from Kindergarten to 6th grade.

Olivia

Jessica, Assistant Teacher Jessi graduated from Baker College of Flint, Michigan with an Associate of Science in Early Childhood Education. She has three years experience working with children six weeks through three years old in various childcare settings.

Jessica

Joanna, Assistant Teacher Joanna attended Volunteer State Community College where she earned her CDA, Child Development Associates. She has over eight years experience working with children in a variety of settings. She has worked as a preschool teacher in the private preschool setting, as well as served at her church and as a nanny for different families.

Joanna

Rebekah, Assistant Teacher Rebekah is currently working towards receiving her CDA, Child Development Associates. She has completed 30 hours of orientation through TECTA, the Tennessee Early Childhood Training Alliance. She has nine years experience working in a childcare setting and has worked with children of all ages.

Rebekah

Chelsea, Assistant Teacher Chelsea graduated from The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Child and Family Studies. She has worked with children of various ages in a preschool setting.

Chelsea

Michelle, Assistant Teacher Michelle is currently working towards receiving her CDA, Child Development Associates, and has previously completed 30 hours of orientation through TECTA, the Tennessee Early Childhood Training Alliance. She has six years experience working in a childcare setting and has worked with children of all ages.

Michelle

Kelly, Assistant Teacher Kelly is currently working towards receiving her Associate of Science from Volunteer State Community College in Early Childhood Development. She has eight years experience working with children in a private preschool environment.

Kelly

Heather, Assistant Teacher Heather graduated in 2007 from Tuson College in Lancashire, England with her N.N.E.B. and then obtained her CDA from Montclair State University in New Jersey. She has worked with children in a variety of different childcare settings over the past twenty-four years. Some of her experience has been as an Au Pair and as a teacher in various preschools, including Wyckoff Christian School and The Goddard School in New Jersey.

Heather

Mrs Leisa, Resource School Owner:
Leisa has a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Oberlin College, a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from the University of Michigan, and a Master’s Degree in Entrepreneurial Management from Wharton Business School of the University of Pennsylvania. She is CPR and First Aid certified.
 
“I am excited and proud to be part of Goddard and am committed to providing the highest quality preschool experience for the children in this neighborhood.”

Mrs Leisa