Preschool Staff


Ariel Myers - Director of Children's Ministry

Ariel began serving in children’s ministry as a volunteer in 2004. From Pasadena, Texas, 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 on the children’s ministry staff of churches in Pasadena, Dallas and Pearland, Texas. She has served on mission teams in Texas and Louisiana, as well as England and Africa. Ariel has two dogs, Dazzle and Maverick. She enjoys traveling, reading, photography and anything outside.


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 aged 18 to 2.5. Ms. Linda is a Colorado native 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. Ms. Jacque has been a teacher’s aide, assistant, Sunday school teacher and daycare provider. She was born in Arizona, but is proud to call Colorado home. She has a 14-year-old son, Hunter, two dogs and two cats. Ms. Jacque is also a big fan of hockey, football and baseball … Go Avalanche, Go Cowboys, Go Rockies!


Debby Smith - Teacher's Aide Owls

Ms. Debby is beginning her second year at Stapleton Preschool. She is originally from Oklahoma. Before coming to Stapleton Preschool, she taught preschool for seven years at her home church in Oklahoma. She has two married sons and nine grandchildren.