Staff
BROWN, GLEN; (Staff)125
Director of Learning Tree Preschool, Sue Ellen Brown
 
Sue Ellen attended Hanover College and received a Bachelors of Science degree in Political Science and received a Masters in Public Administration degree from IU Bloomington.  
 
Sue Ellen and her husband, Glen, have 2 children.  She enjoys traveling, watching sports with her family, eating meals around the kitchen table, and sewing.  Sue Ellen enjoys reading and her favorite author is John Grisham.  Her best vacation was to Boston.
 
Favorite Scripture:  Philippians 4:13
I can do all things through him who strengthens me.
 
KELLEY, Gayle
Associate Director of Learning Tree Preschool, Gayle Kelley
 
Gayle is a Columbus native.  She and her husband, Chris, have 3 children.  Gayle’s favorite color is blue. All three of her children are Learning Tree graduates. She has been involved with Learning Tree since 1998.  Gayle has been a parent volunteer, served on the preschool board, a teacher and the Associate Director of Extended Care. The favorite part of her job is wishing every child a good morning,  She enjoys Italian food and watching basketball. 
Kiswahili Proverb:  Kila ndege huruka na mbawa zake.  
(Every bird flies with its own wings.)
 
Favorite Scripture:  Mark 9:37
“Whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes not me but the one who sent me.”
 
Associate Director of Extended Care, Teresa Nickerson
 

Teresa began teaching at Learning Tree Preschool in 2012.  I have been the Director of Extended Care since 2016. My husband Scott and I have three children.  I enjoy attending my kids sporting events.  

 
Favorite Scripture: Jeremiah 29:11
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “Plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future.”