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. 
 
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.   

Ms. Katelyn Brake
Brake, Ms. Katelyn
Childcare Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff

Katelyn is a 2010 FCA graduate, and is currently working towards her Bachelor’s in Psychology at OSU-Newark, with future aspirations of earning her Masters in Counseling.

She serves in her Church nursery, youth group, does babysitting, and has Forest Rose field experience.

Some of Katelyn's hobbies and interests are music, singing, mission work, traveling

“I am very involved in my church. I love being outside in 70 degree weather, spending time with family and friends. Jesus Christ is #1 in my life.”

Ms. Breanna Burrell
Burrell, Ms. Breanna
Childcare Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff

Breanna graduated from Fairfield Chrisitan Aademy in 2015 and is currently attending Mount Carmel College of Nursing studying for her Bachelor's in Nursing. 

She has served in her church nursery along with babysitting for others.  

Breanna enjoys music, singing, reading and traveling. 

Favorite Verse: Jeremiah 29:11, "For I know that plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prospoer you and not harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."



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.
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.
Girton, Tina
Preschool & Childcare Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Tina is a graduate of Walnut Ridge HS in Columbus, OH.  She attends New Beginnings Christian Church in Pickerington, and as a pastor's wife, serves in the nursery, childrens & youth ministries and helps clean the church.  In her free time, Tina enjoys psychology, photography, art, vegan cooking, reading and riding her 3-wheeled trike! 
 
Tina's oldest two children have graduated from FCA and her youngest is currently attending FCA.  Her life verse is Romans 8:28.   
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".
 
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!

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.


Phillips, Leah
Childcare Teacher
Childcare & Preschool Staff
Leah taught Sunday School at Fairfield Christian Church for 2 years and 4 years at Crossroads church, Lancaster campus.
 
She graduated from Bloom-Carroll high school in 2017 and is currently attending OUL for special education.
 
Leah enjoys sports, being outside, music and having fun!
 
 
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,"
Rogers, Ciara
Childcare & Preschool Staff
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!

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