Staff

Staff

2nd Grade Teacher

Becky Hearn

Becky teaches our youngest students at ECSP in the 2.5-year-old class. She loves to incorporate messy crafts and nature themed activities in her lesson plans.
Teacher

Darlene Parks Colón

Ms. Parks Colón teaches Kindergarten.  She joined Effort Christian School and Preschool in 2010 and has over 20 years of classroom teaching experience. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Hyles-Anderson College, and is honored to have touched the lives of many students and their families throughout her teaching career.
Teacher

Brandi Kennedy

Brandi Kennedy Third Grade Teacher Mrs. Brandi Kennedy is a Fluvanna County native.  She is married to her husband, Brad, and has two children, Jay, and Morgan.  She and her husband are owners of two local county businesses.  Mrs. Kennedy taught both school and preschool at Open Door Christian School located in Troy.  She has been teaching for ten years. Mrs. Kennedy is an amazing teacher.  She has a hands on approach to skill development and is a firm believer…
Preschool Teacher

Connie Hanson

Connie teaches a K4 class, and has worked at Effort Christian School and Preschool for 7 years. She holds a certificate in Early Childhood Education from Piedmont Virginia Community College.  Connie loves Jesus and finds great joy in sharing the love of Jesus with the children at ECSP.
Preschool Teacher

BethAnn Homan

BethAnn teaches a K4 class and has many years of preschool teaching experience. She loves spending time with children and fills her classroom with music each day.
Preschool Teacher

Carla Vann

Carla joined our team in 2015 and currently teaches K4. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and a minor in Elementary Education from the University of Central Oklahoma.
Preschool Teacher

Shelby Pace

Shelby teaches a 3-year-old class at ECSP. She has over 35 years experience working with children, and is just the right fit for our precious little ones. She loves to sing and do arts and crafts with her class.
Preschool Teacher

Nicole Searcy

Nicole Searcy Credentials Student at J. Sergeant Reynolds Community College Nicole began at Effort in February of 2018 as an After Care Instructor. She became a Teacher’s Assistant for Ms. Patty during the summer program.   She is now a Preschool teacher for the three year old class. Nicole graduated from FCHS in May of 2018 and she recently graduated from J. Sargeant Reynolds studying Horticulture.  Nicole has lived in Fluvanna her entire life and was recently married to Judd Searcy…
Preschool Teacher

Laurelyn McCauley

Laurelyn mccauley Laurelyn has lived in Fluvanna since 2008. After graduating from Fluvanna County High School, she went to Longwood University where she received a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies. While in college, Laurelyn was a leader in Chi Alpha Campus Ministries and a sister of Sigma Alpha Omega. Laurelyn has worked at Effort Christian School and Preschool as a substitute, the Physical Education teacher, and as the craft teacher for the After School program. She is now the K…