Preschool Staff

Ariel Myers -Director of Children's Ministries

 Ariel is from Pasadena, Texas. She began serving in children’s ministry as volunteer in 2004. She has her degree in Biblical Studies from Dallas Baptist University, and is currently pursuing a Master of Arts in Christian Education from Southwestern Seminary. Ariel has served as the Children's Director for SFC since 2013. 

Linda Medlock- Director

 Ms. Linda has been in Early Childhood Education for over 25 years. She is Director and ECE Lead qualified for Colorado. Her experience in ECE ranges from Infants up to 6 years old. She is a grandmother of four beautiful grandchildren. Their ages are from 18 years old to two and a half years old. She a native of Colorado, who loves our breathtaking Rocky Mountains. 

Jacque Mudd- Lead Teacher Owls

Ms. Jacque has been in the business of kids for over 25 years. She is ECE Lead qualified, and working on getting her Director's License. She began working with kids as a teacher’s assistant at a local elementary school while a junior in high school, and thus began her love for working with children. She have been a teacher’s aide, assistant, Sunday school teacher, and Daycare provider. Ms. Jacque was born in Arizona, but is proud to call Colorado home. She has a 14-year-old son, Hunter, 2 dogs, and 2 cats. She is also a big fan of Hockey, Football and Baseball… GO Cowboys, GO Avalanche, GO Rockies!

Mary Hagerman- Teacher's Aide Owls

Mary and her husband Scott both grew up in Pennsylvania. They have been married for 36 years and have two grown boys, Andy and Brady. They moved to Denver to be closer to their two grandchildren. Mary was an LPN before coming a teaching assistant. She and Scott love hiking, cycling, and spending a lot of time with their grandchildren.


Doretta Tootle- Lead Teacher Turtles


Ms. Doretta is ECE and Director qualified for the state of Colorado. She has a BA degree and currently attending school for my Master’s degree, I will graduate in June of 2017. I am trained in TS Gold, and have 25 years of experience working in a preschool setting. 

Debby Smith Teacher's Aide Turtles


Mrs. Debby is from Oklahoma, now living in Denver with her son and his family. For the past 7 years Mrs. Debby has taught Preschool for ages 2-5 at her home church in Oklahoma where she has been a member of for 38 years. She has 2 married sons, one living in Oklahoma and one here in Denver. Mrs. Debby also has 9 Grandchildren.