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Get to know the dedicated individuals who make up our teaching staff.
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We at Alford & Ashe Academy have experienced teachers in our staff who are capable of guiding your kids into discovering their potential and growing into competent and independent lifelong learners. They dedicate their time and knowledge in ensuring each child in their class are taken care of and discover new things through every activity implemented in the class.

Assistant Director

Hello, my name is Meagan Singletary. I am married & have 2 daughters & 2 sons. I have been in the Early Childcare field for 17yrs. I am currently working on my AA in Early Childhood Education. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family, vacations & baseball.

Infant’s Teacher

My name is Ashonti Patton and I have worked with children for 3 years. I enjoy playfully interacting with children whether that be through running and jumping or just playing pretend. Some of my hobbies include drawing, painting, arts and crafts and a host of other things. I am so grateful to be a part of Alford and Ashe Academy and I am excited to continue to grow.

Toddler’s Teacher

My name is Shecopi Williams, I have been in the childcare field since 2010. I have my CDA and 45hours for training. I’m currently working on my Directors Credential. I have tremendous love for children. During my free time I enjoy being with my family and attending church services at H.O.P.E. Ministries. Although I do not have children of my own yet, I do enjoy spending time with my brother and sister, as well as the children at Alford and Ashe Academy. I do plan advancing in the childcare field.

Two’s Teacher

My Name is Gerisha and I’m 25 years old. I have worked with children for about 4 years. My hobbies are attending my church (Bradenton Gospel) and also caring for my 4 year old son. I enjoy cooking and baking, also reading fictional stories. I’m excited to be a part of the Alford And Ashe family. I look forward to striving for greater things.

Three’s Teacher

My name is Britney and I am 26 years old. I am a firm believer in children’s future and I am so honored that Alford and Ashe Academy gave me the opportunity to have a helping hand in their growth and development.

Lead VPK Teacher

Hello, my name is Alejandra Hernandez and I am the foster mama to 3 beautiful kids. I’ve always had a passion for children so I decided to get my BA in Early Childhood Education and be a fundamental part of their development and growth. I am happy to be here at Alford and Ashe Academy and grow as a teacher while sharing my own experiences. God Bless you all.

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