Child Development Center

STAFF

OUR LEADERS

Christina Tilley
Kelly Shepherd
Beth White
Libbie Doss
Sonya Jensen
Christina Tilley

Lead Director

Christina Tilley


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.

Kelly Shepherd
Beth White
Libbie Doss
Sonya Jensen

CDC SUPPORT TEAM

Sharon Bogdan
Lizzy Braud
Beth Francis
Lisa Hendricks
Micaiah Krevere
Frances Rogers
Rebecca Swanson
Sharon Bogdan

Manager of Billing & Collections

Sharon Bogdan


Sharon moved from Maryland to the Lynchburg area in 2020. She received a bachelor’s degree in accounting. She has had the opportunity to work in many different roles in both the public and private sectors including experience working with Early Learning Centers within First United Methodist Church and Glen Mar United Methodist Church. She also has ten years of classroom teaching experience from preschool through middle school. In her free time, she enjoys reading, gardening, and cooking. Her favorite Bible verse is Hebrews 11:1 "Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see."

Lizzy Braud
Beth Francis
Lisa Hendricks
Micaiah Krevere
Frances Rogers
Rebecca Swanson

INFANT & TODDLER TEAM

Heather Guill
Hannah Hudson
Mary Johnson
Katelyn Kiser
Lauren Knight
Julie Matthews
Destiny Ochs
Brianna Reynolds
Stephanie Smith
Heather Guill

Infant Teacher

Heather Guill


Heather grew up locally in Rustburg, Virginia. She has a passion for taking care of young children and has been working in childcare for close to a decade. She enjoys how quickly they grow and learn during the infant and toddler stages. Heather has two older children of her own. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family, birdwatching, and gardening.

Hannah Hudson
Mary Johnson
Katelyn Kiser
Lauren Knight
Julie Matthews
Destiny Ochs
Brianna Reynolds
Stephanie Smith

PRESCHOOL AGE TEAM

Haley Cain
Pam Cain
Amber Clower
Guilianna "Guili" Cambeletta
Carson D'Orio
Audrey Dix
Lydia Gabriel
Kelsey Gerni
Megan Hall
Savannah Hill
Ashley Hudson
Haley Cain

Preschool Age Teacher Assistant

Haley Cain


Haley grew up in Lynchburg. Her favorite foods growing up were green beans and french fries. While working at Timberlake, she loves being able to see the positive impact she has on the children.

 

Her favorite books/podcasts are Twilight, Harry Potter, Eleanor, and Park. In her spare time, she likes to watch movies, dance, and spend time with family.

Pam Cain
Amber Clower
Guilianna "Guili" Cambeletta
Carson D'Orio
Audrey Dix
Lydia Gabriel
Kelsey Gerni
Megan Hall
Savannah Hill
Ashley Hudson
Beth Johnston
Kaitlyn Johnson
Crystal Morris
Kristie Newcomb
Karen Penalva
Emma Porterfield
Sarah Rosser
Tori Sloan
Laura Scott
Chris Smith
Courtney Smith
Beth Johnston

Preschool-Age Substitute

Beth Johnson


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.  

Kaitlyn Johnson
Crystal Morris
Kristie Newcomb
Karen Penalva
Emma Porterfield
Sarah Rosser
Tori Sloan
Laura Scott
Chris Smith
Courtney Smith
Polly Smith
Victoria Thomas
Martha Williams
Joelle Yutzy
Vicki Yutzy
Polly Smith

Preschool Age Teacher

Polly Smith


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. 

Victoria Thomas
Martha Williams
Joelle Yutzy
Vicki Yutzy

CDC SEASONAL

Grace Bondurant
Elia Hajje
Megan Knier
Claira Lingenfelter
Kathryn McGlnnis
Grace Bondurant

CDC Floating Aide

Grace Boundurant


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.

Elia Hajje
Megan Knier
Claira Lingenfelter
Kathryn McGlnnis

SCHOOL AGE TEAM

Guilianna Cambeletti
Kaitlyn Davis
Elia Hajje
Ellie Johnson
Deborah Jordan
Martha Maynard
Lexi McQuaid
Emma Stracener
Mary Zawkhai
Guilianna Cambeletti

After School Care

Guiliana Cambelett


Guili was originally born in Orlando, FL but grew up in Lynchburg. She has always loved working with children and has dreamed of being a teacher her whole life. She loves spending time with her family and friends. Guili is currently studying Elementary Education at Liberty University. Her favorite Bible verse is 2 Corinthians 3:18 because it talks about being transformed into Jesus’ image. That is her main goal in teaching children. Transform them into the image of God.

Kaitlyn Davis
Elia Hajje
Ellie Johnson
Deborah Jordan
Martha Maynard
Lexi McQuaid
Emma Stracener
Mary Zawkhai