About Us

Our Mission

We purpose to provide a happy, safe environment where children can grow and develop physically, intellectually, emotionally, socially and spiritually. We seek to provide an enriching environment that focuses on developmentally appropriate practices in instruction as well as a Biblical foundation.

Meet Our Staff

MALLORY COOLEY
DIRECTOR

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Mallory serves as our Director of the center. Previously she has worked as our Assistant Director, After School Coordinator and a Three Year Old Kindergarten teacher. She attended Mississippi College for four years majoring in Special Education.

MICHELE RITTENHOUSE
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

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Michele joined the Child Development Center as Assistant Director in May of 2014. She has over 5 years teaching experience in Early Childhood Development. She holds a Certificate in Early Childhood Education from Sinclair Community College.

LYNN MCCOY
KINDERGARTEN DIRECTOR

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Lynn came to the Center as a three year old teacher in 1986. She held this position for 10 years before assuming her current role as the Director of the Three and Four Year Old Kindergarten in 1996. Lynn holds a BS degree in Elementary Education from Mississippi College.

KIMMIE CONLEY
AFTER SCHOOL DIRECTOR

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SUZANNE HARRIS
OFFICE MANAGER

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