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Child Development Center
As Lead Director of the Child Development Center, Christina works with each age group’s leaders, teachers, and children. In addition, she works collaboratively with the other program directors to ensure the health, safety, and quality of care for all children that attend. Christina recruits and hires staff as needed throughout the year and searches for professional development opportunities. They plan and implement special events, fundraisers, and activities across programs as a team. In her free time, Christina enjoys spending time with family and friends. In addition, she enjoys going to festivals around Lynchburg and neighboring cities. Trail walks and bonfires are a few of our family favorites.
CDC SUPPORT TEAM
Welcome Desk Assistant
Madison grew up in California but moved to Lynchburg in 2020 to attend Liberty University. She enjoys cooking, photography, and going out for ice cream with her husband. Madison has worked at Thomas Road's Camp Hydaway for several summers as first a camp counselor and most recently a camp director. Her favorite Bible story is the story of Mary Magdalene. She loves teaching children about Jesus and who he created them to be!
INFANT & TODDLER TEAM
Infant & Toddler Teacher
Lauren is originally from Houston, Texas and moved to Lynchburg in 2017 to study at Liberty University. She is currently working on her masters in clinical mental health counseling and is set to graduate in fall of 2023. Lauren enjoys cooking, listening to vinyl’s, and spending time with friends in her free time. Her favorite Bible verse is Lamentations 3:22-23 “Because of the Lords great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.
PRESCHOOL AGE TEAM
Ellie grew up in Nelson County and is the oldest of five children with numerous younger cousins as well. She enjoys working with children and has experience with all ages. She loves to write, draw, cook, and be creative. She enjoys playing with her cat, “Boots”.
Beth grew up in the Lynchburg area and graduated from Liberty University
with a Bachelors in Psychology: Child Development in 2006. She has
experience working with all ages of children. Most recently, she stayed home
to care for her son and daughter, who now attend Campbell County Schools.
Beth loves to read, take long walks, and spend time with her husband, kids
and two dogs. Her favorite Bible verse is Luke 6:31.
Polly grew up in Annapolis, Maryland and moved to Lynchburg while attending Liberty. She graduated with a degree in elementary education in 2020. She loves teaching! In her free time, Polly loves crafting and spending time with her family. Polly accepted Christ as her Savior when she was five and has strived to live every day unto the Lord since. Her favorite Bible verse is John 15:16.
CDC Floating Aide
Grace grew up locally in the Lynchburg area with her 3 older siblings and 3 beloved dogs. Outside of work Grace enjoys spending time with friends and family, crafting, playing volleyball, and reading. Grace’s favorite book is Where The Crawdad’s Sing by Delia Owens. Grace is part of the Brookville High class of 2022 and the Radford University class of 2026. Grace has volunteered and worked with children since the age of 12 and grew up here at Timberlake Church. Her favorite Bible verse is Psalm 23:1-4, which talks about guidance and strength.
SCHOOL AGE TEAM
Before & After School Care
Kaitlyn was born in California, but grew up in Lynchburg with her parents
and sister. She grew up on a farm with a large variety of animals. Kaitlyn
is currently a student at Liberty University where she is pursuing a degree
in Elementary Education. Some of Kaitlyn's hobbies include hiking, swimming,
and camping. Her favorite Bible verse is 1 Corinthians 10:31, "So whether
you ear or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God"; which
is a great reminder that God is at the center of everything we do.