Lynda Arsenault

Lynda is an assistant in one of our 2 year old rooms.  She has worked as both a lead and an assistant with the 1, 2, and 3 year old age groups during her 20 years here at First Baptist Preschool!  Prior to working at First Baptist, Lynda worked at Montessori School of Sanford for 8 years.  Lynda and her husband have 2 daughters and a son. 

Joan Bland

Joan is an assistant in one of our 3 year old rooms this year. She has been a permanent substitute for the preschool over the past 8 years in all age groups. Mrs. Joan and her husband have 2 daughters and 4 grandchildren. Two of her grandchildren are proud preschool alumni!

Amy Brafford

Amy is an assistant in one of our 4 year old rooms.  She began in 2008 at First Baptist as an assistant in the 2 year old room and moved to the 4 year old room as an assistant in 2014.  Amy is a graduate of UNC Chapel Hill.  She and her husband have 2 daughters and a son, all of which attended FBWEC.

Terry Clay

Terry is an assistant in the one year old room.  She has worked at First Baptist for the past 14 years.  Prior to coming to the preschool she was a pediatric nurse.  She and her husband have 2 daughters and a granddaughter. 

Joelle Cooper

Joelle is a lead teacher in one of our 2 year old rooms.  She has worked with all ages groups and in the office with the director.   Joelle began working at the preschool in 1994!  She and her husband have a daughter, a son, and one granddaughter. 

Julie Davis

Julie Davis has been an assistant teacher since 2015.  She has worked with the 3 and 4 year old age groups during her time at First Baptist.  Prior to being part of our preschool staff family, she was a preschool parent!  She has 2 school age daughters. 

Robin Hudson

Robin has worked as an assistant in our 2 year old room for 2 years.  Robin went to school for Early Childhood Development at Carolina Community College.  She owned an in home daycare for 16 years prior to working at First Baptist Preschool.  She and her husband have 2 daughters and a son. 

Alley Key

Alley is an assistant in our One Year Old room. She has worked in our 1 and 2 year old rooms as well as substituted for all ages groups over the past couple of years. She and her husband have 2 boys that are students at the preschool.

Rene Long

Rene Long is the lead teacher in one of our 3 year old preschool rooms.  She has over 30 years experience working with preschool aged children and joined our First Baptist family in 2004.  Rene is married and has 2 adult sons and 1 granddaughter.  Rene’s youngest son is a preschool alumni!

Regina Miller

Regina serves as an assistant teacher in one of our 4 year old classes and also works with our Early Morning program.  She joined our staff in 2004. Prior to joining our First Baptist Preschool staff, Regina worked for Harnett County Schools.  She and her husband have 2 sons and 4 grandchildren, 3 of which have attended Frist Baptist Preschool!

Casey Nordquist

Casey is a lead teacher in one of our 2 year old classes.  She began working at the preschool in 2012 as an assistant and moved into a lead teacher role in 2016.  She and her husband have 2 daughters, both are alumni of the preschool. 

Jenny Wehrly

Jenny is the lead teacher in one of our 4 year old classes.  She joined the preschool staff in 1999 and has taught in the 2, 3, and 4 year old rooms during that time. Prior to joining the FBWEC staff, Jenny taught elementary school in Lee County Schools.  She received her BS in Education from Campbell University.  She and her husband, Eric, have 3 children.  All 3 children are FBWEC graduates!

Cindy Valtin

Cindy serves as a lead teacher in one of our 4 year old rooms for 18 years!  She began at the preschool in 1994 and has worked with 2, 3, and 4 year olds during her time here at First Baptist.  She and her husband, Dave, have 4 children and 7 grandchildren. 

Ashley Wilson

Ashley is a lead teacher in one of our 3 year old classrooms.  She began working at First Baptist Preschool in 2015.  Prior to working at First Baptist, Ashley worked at Floyd Knight School for 6 years and has worked in childcare most of her adult life.  She and her husband have 1 daughter and 2 sons.  Both of their sons attended First Baptist. 

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