Meet the Team

Dedicated & Certified

Rena McCaffrey

Executive Director

Master of Education, Birth-Kindergarten Interdisciplinary Studies in Education and Development, University of North Carolina, Greensboro

Member of NC LCCA

Exchange 

Member of NAEYC 

Debbie Cooley

Assistant Director

Bachelors in Elementary Education

University of Florida

Shelly Hayes

Lead NC Pre-K Teacher

Bachelors in Birth Through Kindergarten, Licensure 

Catawba College

Jackie Doub

NC Pre-K Teacher's Assistant

Bachelors in Birth Through Kindergarten, Licensure

Catawba College

Bianca Bottoni

Lead Pre-K Teacher

Associates in Early Childhood Education

Stanly Community College

Bachelors in Birth Through Kindergarten, Licensure (In progress) Western Carolina University

Joy Gilbreath

Lead Teacher - Threes

Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education 

Stanly Community College

Susan Lester

Teacher's Assistant - Threes

Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education Davidson Community College