Meet Our AWESOME Staff!

"It takes a BIG heart to shape little minds." 
Georgene Glasscock - Director

Ms. Georgene has been serving as the center's director since 2013. She holds a B.S.Ed. in Communication Disorders from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Education degree in Educational Leadership & Policy Studies from the University of Virginia. She has 30+ years experience in the public schools as a speech/language pathologist. She enjoys traveling, singing and directing theater shows in her spare time.

  TBA - PSI Lead Teacher
  Mary Lou Jenkins - PSII Lead Teacher

Ms. Mary Lou joined our staff as an assistant teacher in August of 2019.  She has worked as a childcare provider for military families for the last eight years. She is currently working to pursue a degree in school counseling through online classes. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, baking and photography.

 
  Magan McGann - PK Lead Teacher

Ms. Magan, who joined our staff in August of 2019, has been working with children many years from home care, to after school care to working with public partnerships by being a personal care aide for special needs children. She graduated from Appomattox County and Miller Motte Technical College with a certificate in Massage Therapy. In her spare time, she loves camping, spending time with her family and and being a dog mom to her lab, River Grace.

Yvonne Boxley - Lead Teacher

Ms. Yvonne joined our staff in the fall of 2016 from the YMCA's Before and After School program. She holds an Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Specialties from Piedmont Community College and has 29 years experience working w/ children! 

 Hikiera Franklin - Assistant Teacher

Ms. Hikiera joined our staff as an Assistant Teacher 2 year ago. She recently graduated with an Associate's degree from SVCC, and is currently finishing her studies at Virginia State University, majoring in Criminal Justice. She loves being here on her school hiatus and working with our BAS children.

  Amy Kurzawa - Assistant Teacher
TBA  - Assistant Teacher

Ms. Amy joined our staff as an Assistant Teacher. She moved here from New Jersey eight years ago. She recently graduated from SVCC with an Associates in General Education. She is transferring to Longwood to study education as she wants to teach kindergarten. In her free time, she likes to go the beach or hang out with family and friends. She loves animals and crafts. 

 Sherry Ferguson - Assistant Teacher

Ms. Sherry recently joined our staff as an assistant teacher. She comes to us from Appomattox with multiple years experience in children's ministry. In her spare time, she enjoys redecorating her home and enjoys hanging with her dog.

  Linda Sammons - Substitute Teacher

Ms. Linda previously served as an Assistant Teacher and has recently been promoted to the Lead position with the two-year-old class. Originally from New York, she has 30 years experience as a Kindergarten and Preschool teacher. She enjoys traveling in her spare time.