Childcare & Preschool Staff

Childcare & Preschool Staff

Childcare & Preschool Staff

Bash, Isabella
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Isabella is a recent graduate from Nelsonville-York High School. 
 
She likes traveling and exploring new places.  She also enjoyes spending time with family and friends.
 
Isabella's life verse is: 1 John 4:4 -  You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world. 
 
Bender, Megan
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Megan graduated from a homeschool program.  She received her Associate's Degree from Tri-County Technical College and is currently pursuing her Bachelor's Degree at Southern Wesleyan University.   She loves hiking and camping in the mountains.  She attends Turkey Run Mennonite Church where she teaches Sunday School and volunteers as a camp counselor.  Her life verse is Isaiah 41:10.  
Mrs. Lane Bennett
Bennett, Mrs. Lane
Preschool Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff

Lane Bennett comes to us a graduate from Ohio Northern University where she studied music and art. She has been in elementary education since 1992 and has served at Fairfield Christian Academy since the year 2000. During this time Mrs. Bennett taught Kindergarten full-time for twelve consecutive years.   

Mrs. Tammie Carroll
Carroll, Mrs. Tammie
Childcare Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff

Tammie holds an Associates Degree in Special Education from Ohio University.

Some of her favorite hobbies and interests are reading and spending time with family

“I feel very blessed to be able to work at FCA.”

Chenoweth, Rebecca
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Rebecca comes to FCA with 3 years childcare experience.  She has a son in elementary currently attending FCA.
 
Rebecca serves in the nursery and children's ministry at her church.  Her interests ae being with her children, taking pictures and serving in her church.
 
Favorite Bible Verse:  Jeremiah 29:11 - For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.
Mrs. Jen Clark
Clark, Mrs. Jen
Preschool Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff

Jen has 10+ years serving in the FCA Early Education Dept.

She has her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration/Accounting from Ohio University

Jen enjoys traveling with her family, playing tennis, bike riding, running and listening to Christian Talk Radio.

Cooper, Jennifer
Childcare Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Jennifer has taught children in bible class at her church, Lancaster Church of Christ.  She teaches ages 5-17, and some adults, in addition to cooking and baking classes at cooking school. 
 
Jennifer is a graduate of Berne Union and Ohio University.  She holds a Bachelor degree in specialized studies. 
 
She enjoys spending time with her family, church involvememnt, commnity, teaching and sharing with others how to bake and cook.
Douglas, Morgan
Childcare Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Morgan was a member of the first graduating class of FCA!  She and her husband have 4 children, two of which are attending FCA.  The serves in the nursery, Sunday School, VBS  and the signing worship team at Royalton Community Church.  She loves anything that gets her "out into God's beautiful creation."  Her life verse is Matthew 4:4. 
Durkin, Elizabeth
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Lizzy is a graduate from Fairfield Christian Academy and currently resides in Canal Winchester.
She was a former Cosmetologist and has chosen to follow her passion which is working with children.
 
Lizzy loves playing the guitar, singing, camping and being with friends and family.  
She currently attends Grace Fellowship and serves in the worship band.
 
Her favorite bible verse is:  Exodus 14:14, The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still.
Giese, Cheryl
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Cheryl is a graduate of Logan Elm High School and received her Bachelors of Education at Ohio University.  Three of her children attend FCA.  She serves in children's ministry and missions at Fairfield Christian Church.  She enjoys spending time with her family and working for a non-profit ministry in Ethiopia.  Her life verse is Philippians 2:3-4.  
Grant, Cassie
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Cassie attending FCA from 4th through 11th grades, graduating from Citizen's HS Homeschool Program.  Her 3 children currently attend FCA.  She volunteers in the nursery and Kids Quest ministries at Fairfield Christian Church.  She has a degree in Medical Massage Therapy from Daymar College.  She enjoys hiking, yard work, and spending time with her family and 3 dogs.  Her life verse is Proverbs 4:23.       
Heaston, Makala
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Makala comes to us with field experience and student teaching in Early Childhood grades.  She is a graduate of Amanda-Clearcreek high school and also holds a Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education from Ohio Christian University.
 
Makala enjoyes gardening/indoor plants, raising and breeding New Zealand rabbits , aquascaping and is a true pet/animal lover.
 
Her favorite scripture verse is:  Psalm 37:23  "The Lord makes firm the steps of the one who delights in him"
Hutchinson, Trista
Childcare
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Trista and her husband Jake, attend Fairfield Christian Church and are actively involved in the Teen Ministry.
They are busy parents of 5 children.  
 
Trista has operated an in-home daycare for over 15 years.  She enjoys reading, writing, photography, bible journaling and baking.
 
Her life verse is Isaiah 41:10 - "So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God.                 I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand".
 
Johnson, Alison
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Alison is a graduate of Amanda-Clearcreek HS and is currently studying Early Childhood Education at Ohio University Lancaster.  She enjoys hiking, kayaking, taking her dog on walks and spending time with friends & family.  She attends The Tree Church and her life verse is Proverbs 3:5-6.  
Keys, Katy
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Katy is a 2017 graduate of Fairfield Christian Academy.  She is currently studying Criminal Justice at Ohio University-Lancaster.  She is a member of New Life Community Church and enjoys serving youth, infants and preschoolers.  He likes to spend time with her family hiking, canoeing & traveling, and enjoys working out.  She currently serves in the Ohio Air National Guard as an Air Force Intelligence Analyst.  Her life verse is 2 Corinthians 3:3.  
Kinser, Heidi
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Heidi is a graduate of Lancaster HS and studied for her STNA and EMT at Hocking College.  She enjoys crocheting, reading, music and singing.  She is a devoted aunt to 2 wonderful nephews.  She attends The Tree Church and is a camp counselor at Greenfield Church Camp.  Heidi's life verse is Joshua 1:9.  
Kinser, Laurie
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Laurie is a resident of Pleasantville and enjoys crocheting, reading, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren.  She serves in the children's ministry at church and lives by Psalm 46:10..."Be still and know that I am with you!"      
Lytle, Rozlynn
Childcare & Preschool Staff
 Rozlynn is a graduate of Amanda Clearcreek High School and attends Fairfield Christian Church.  She enjoys working with Kids Quest at FCC and at the Spring Hill Day Camp.  She enjoys art and reading.  Her life verse is Psalm 118:6.  
Mrs. Tia Lytle
Lytle, Mrs. Tia
Childcare Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff

Tia owned and operated home childcare in New Lexington for 8 years; Children’s ministry at FCC for past 14 years.

She is a graduate of Apache Jct High School (Arizona), 2.5 years Theater Education 

Tia enjoys reading, crocheting, baking—especially cookies!

McKee, Carole
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Carole joins the FCA Preschool and Childcare staff because of her love of caring for children.  She enjoys singing and playing guitar and serves in the nursery at Fairfield Christian Church. Her favorite Bible verse is Phillipians 4:13-- I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.    
Mrs. Lettie Mosley
Mosley, Mrs. Lettie
Childcare Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Lettie has served many years leading Sunday School and AWANA.
Some of her hobbies are watching University of Kentucky basketball, grandkids, playing cards with church friends, the ocean and beaches.


Reif, Noelle
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Noelle is a graduate of Ohio Christian University where she earned her bachelor's degree in Children's Ministry. 
 
She serves in her church as a worship team member, youth leader, K-4 teacher and she is also a kid's worship leader.
 
Noelle enjoys drawing, painting, dancing, shopping and attending concerts.
 
Her favorite scripture verse is: 2 Tim 3:16 "All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,"
Schooley, Alisha
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Alisha is a graduate of Longview High School and Kilgore College.  The attends The Grove church where she serves in 3-4 year olds Sunday School.  She has 2 children and enjoys camping and hiking with her family.  
Seaman, Adrianne`
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Adrianne is a graduate of Liberty University and holds a Bachelor's in Psychology with a minor in Christian Counseling.
 
She currently serves in the area of Children's ministry at her church. 
 
Adrianne and her husband are busy and active with their six children.
 
Her life verse is Psalm 55:22: "Cast your cares on the Lord and he will sustain you;
he will never let the righteous be shaken."
 
Mrs. Tracy Snoke
Snoke, Mrs. Tracy
Childcare Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff

Tracy and her husband Mike have 2 children attending FCA.  Tracey also volunteers in her church nursery.

She graduated from Lancaster High School in 1987, and attended Columbus College of Art & Design Photography/Advertising

Some of her hobbies are camping, hiking, quading, scrapbooking, and photography.

Stephens, Zach
Preschool/Childcare & Elementary Office Manager
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Elementary Staff
Zach is a 2006 graduate of FCA and completed his Bachelor's degree in Healthcare Administration at Ohio Christian University.  Zach and his wife Kara are long time members of Fairfield Christian Church.  Kara also works at FCA and their two children attend FCA.  
 
In his free time, Zach enjoys running and training for half marathons, playing sports, hunting and spending time with friends and family.  He serves as a Deacon at Fairfield Christian Church.  His favorite Bible verse is Hebrews 12:11.   
Mrs. Kim Swann
Swann, Mrs. Kim
Childcare Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff

Kim has worked several yeas in the Toddler Room at FCA, has served as Vacation Bible School leader, been involved in Children’s Bell Choir and for 8 years was as a Stay-at-Home Mom of 5 children. 

She enjoys antiquing and baking.

Kim has been in ministry with United Methodist Church for over 30 years where her late husband served as Pastor.   They have 3 sons, 2 daughters and grandchildren!

Tabler, Heather
Childcare & Preschool Staff
 Heather loves to spend time with her family and church family.  As an avid cook and animal lover, she enjoys feeding humans and our animal companions!  She is a faithful member of Miracle Life Church and her life verse is Hebrews 13:5-6.  She belives the most important thing we can do is teach the children about Jesus.  
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