Meet our Nursery School Teachers
Three and Four Year-Old Teacher
Melissa has been with the nursery school for 12 years and has enjoyed working with the 3 and 4 year old classes. Melissa is a graduate of Montgomery County Community College with an Associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education. Melissa and her husband Joe, live in Telford with their children Nick and Anna. In her spare time Melissa enjoys going to the beach and spending her time with her family.
Three and Four Year-Old Teacher’s Assistant
Erin joined the nursery school as an assistant in 2014. She has an Associate’s degree in medical assisting. Erin and her husband Andy, have three kids, Rori, Bryn and Cole. They have been married for 12 years. In her spare time Erin enjoys reading and spending time with the kids and their various activities, mainly soccer.
Four Year-Old Teacher
Carrie joined our school in 2017. Carrie is a graduate from Kutztown
University with a B.S. degree in Elementary Education. She has taught
preschool for five years and then took time to stay home to raise her
boys. Carrie and her husband Steve live in Telford with their boys, Tyler
and Trent. Carrie’s favorite things are traveling with my family, reading,
walking, home projects and watching the boys in their sports.
Five Year-Old Teacher
Kristen has been with the school for 8 years. Kristen is a graduate of Millersville University with a B.S. in Elementary Education. Kristen and her husband Jon live in Telford with their children, Dylan, Sydney and Jack. In her free time, Kristen enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching her children play sports and traveling to the beach.
My Toddler and Me Teacher
Katie joined the nursery school in 2014 as our “My Toddler and Me” teacher. She comes to us with a B.S. in Elementary Education from Penn State University. She has experience as Therapeutic Staff Support and as a Church School Coordinator. Katie and her husband Eric have three children – Colton, Josiah, and Betsy – and are members at Zion. In her free time, Katie enjoys watercolor painting, baking, and being outdoors with her family.
Jennifer has been at the church as the administrative assistant for 10 years. 2014 was her first year at the nursery school as the director. Jenn has a B.S. in Early Childhood Education from West Chester University. Before coming to the church Jenn worked at a daycare center for 17 years where she was a Preschool Teacher and Assistant Director. Jenn and her husband Darren, live in Harleysville with their 2 children Sydney and Ethan. In her free time, Jenn enjoys reading, traveling, family time and playing games.