Ms Chantele, Preschool

  • Born & raised in NC
  • Spent 6 years working as a paraprofessional at Mt. Bethel Christian Preschool in Marietta, GA
  • Moved in Billings in summer 2020
  • Married to Jonathan since 1996
  • Has one adult daughter, Madison
  • Loves travel, reading, hiking & is very excited to explore the great state of Montana!

Ms Molly, Preschool

  • Grew up in Houston, Texas
  • Graduated from Texas Tech University in 2004 with a degree in Early Childhood Education
  • Moved to Billings in 2016
  • Married to Marcus since 2007
  • Has 2 boys, Blake and Miles
  • Member of Emmanuel
  • Loves camping, hiking in the mountains, baking, traveling, and watching college sports

Ms Carla, Kindergarten Readiness

  • Graduated in 1998 from Arizona Christian University with a degree in Elementary Education
  • Born in Montana
  • Married to Scott since 1998
  • Three children: Joslyn, Brooklyn, and Cooper
  • Attends Faith Chapel
  • Enjoys spending time with her family, running, shopping, and watching football.

Ms Christina, Kindergarten Readiness

  • Graduated from Charleston Southern University in 1999 with a BA in Music Education
  • Graduated from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2005 with an MDiv in Women’s Studies
  • Originally from Florida, moved to Montana in 2005
  • Married to Michael (Children’s Pastor at Emmanuel) since 2005
  • Mother of two boys, Jack and David
  • Teacher’s Aide at SCA for two years
  • Member of Emmanuel
  • Enjoys relaxing with family and friends, coffee dates, play dates, trying new restaurants, walking, hiking, the beach, singing, reading, and laughing.

Ms Kelly, Kindergarten Readiness

  • Graduated in 2009 from Montana State University – Bozeman with a degree in Elementary Education and an option in Mathematics
  • Born in Montana
  • Married to Nate since 2011
  • Has 2 children, Claire and Christian
  • Attends Faith Chapel
  • Enjoys relaxing with her family, running or lifting, and spending time in the mountains

Ms Shelly, Kindergarten Readiness

  • Grew up in central Pennsylvania and moved to Montana in 2015
  • Graduated from Penn State with an Elementary Education Degree and a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Shippensburg University
  • Married to Kris since 2003
  • Two children: Morghan and Westdon
  • Attends Faith Chapel
  • Enjoys spending time with family, friends, and our dog, camping, hiking, cheering on the Utah Jazz, walking, baking, and am always up for an adventure to the mountains or the beach.

Ms Ashley, Kindergarten

  • Born and raised in Montana
  • Graduated from MSU-Billings in 2005 with a degree in Elementary Education and a minor in Early Childhood Development
  • Married to Brett since 2005
  • 4 children – Noah, Micah, Jonah and Grace
  • Has taught 1st grade and kindergarten and was previously a teacher’s aide at SCA.
  • Attends Faith Chapel
  • Loves spending time with friends and family, in the sun and anywhere there is a beach! Loves crafting.