Director: Sherry Posadas
Sherry came to the Good Shepherd School in 2014. Her passion for early childhood education was instilled at an early age by a loving grandmother who made learning fun. She has two boys. In her spare time, she loves to watch her children play sports and being on the lake. She is committed to partnering with every family at The Good Shepherd School family so the children can grow and learn in a safe, loving and Christian environment. Sherry can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Program Coordinator: Amy Slusser
I was born in Georgia but grew up here from the age of 3 years old. I attended Berkeley County Schools and University of South Carolina majoring in early childhood education. I taught for over twenty years at the same elementary school I attended. I have three amazing children; Caitlyn, 27, and twins Cameron and Carter, 23. I enjoy traveling, cruises, true crime and I attend four to twelve 1980’s concerts/festivals a year. Amy can be reached at email@example.com
Administrative Assistant: Lynn Mazell
Lynn came to The Good Shepherd School in January of 2019 and brought with her 30 plus years of experience in teaching and directing church programs for children. She and her husband, Wayne raised three wonderful daughters and have seven grandchildren. Much of her spare time is kept lovingly busy helping with the two granddaughters who live in Summerville. If there’s any time left, she enjoys sewing, crafts, outdoor and water sports. Lynn says LOVES early childhood education because you can be like the Pied Piper, the children will follow you anywhere! You can reach Lynn at firstname.lastname@example.org
Food Service: Kayla Martino
Kayla joined the staff of Good Shepherd School in November 2020. She has four years of experience working with preschoolers from the age of one to three years old. Kayla has a four-year-old daughter named Aaliyah and a one-year-old son named A.J. She enjoys being a mother, watching movies and reading books with her daughter.
Two-year-old Teacher: Caitlin Thames
Hi, I’m Ms. Caitlin. I am from West Ashley but call Summerville my home. I have been teaching children for five years and have mainly worked with two- and three-year olds. I love teaching young children; it is my passion, and they are so much fun to teach and love. When I am not working, I can be found helping to take care of my brother who is special needs or playing with my dog.
Two-year-old Teacher: Laura Burgett
I am a mother of two wonderful kids. One has blessed me with 2 granddchildren and the other is a teenager. I've been working with kids for over 20 years. I've been with The Good Shepherd school for almost two years. I enjoy teaching and watching the children grow. I love to be crafty and have a huge sweet tooth for anything other than chocolate. I am a huge lover of all things Disney.
Two-year-old Assistant: Katelynn Clark
My name is Katelynn Clark. I was born and raised in Ravenel, SC where I still live today. I went to Ashley Ridge High School and graduated in 2020. My mom and grandparents helped me grow up, I am an only child but consider my cousins siblings because we are very close. I played the flute for about 5 years and I love to sing.
Three-year-old Teacher: Laura Sawyer
My name is Laura, and I grew in Brooklyn, New York. I am married and a mother of 2 daughters. I earned a degree in Early Childhood Education, and I have 5 years experience teaching in the classroom. I love kids and can’t wait to bring my love of kids, Jesus and learning to The Good Shepherd School.
Three-year-old Teacher: Kendra Sundstrom
Kendra joined the staff at The Good Shepherd School in 2019. She has taught infants up to four-year-old’s. Kendra has 18 years of experience in the education field, twelve of those years were with threes and fours. She has three sons and two stepdaughters. Kendra loves spending time with her family, going on walks, and reading.
Four-year-old Teacher: Latacia Mitchell
Many know me as Ms. Peaches. I kept my childhood name as it is child friendly, plus I just like it. My real name is Latacia Nakea Mitchell. I am single with no children. I have worked with children since the age of 14 years old. One of my great passions is serving children and families. For the last 13 years I have served North Palm Ministry's Children's ministry as Nursery Worker and Coordinator for ages 0-5 years old. I am also a Praise and Worship Leader. I love teaching kids to worship The Lord in Spirit and in truth. I am also Super Nanny On the Go. I travel to families in emergencies and on special occasions. Before coming to The Good Shepherd School, I was a preschool teacher to the children of the owners and teachers of Crown Leadership Academy. I am currently enjoying teaching and learning from the four-year-old’s.
Four-year-old Teacher: Andrena Courson
Drena Joined the staff at The Good Shepherd School in 2019. She has taught students up to 6th grade, but preschoolers are her favorite. Drena has 30 years of experience in the education field and 22 of those years were with threes and fours. She has three sons and three grandchildren. Drena enjoys her role as a pastor’s wife and loves to read when she finds the time.
Four-year-old Assistant: Jennifer Lopez
I am a mom and grandmother who has been in early childhood education for 20 plus years. I am a small business owner of handmade bath bombs and spa products. I also do different types of artworks. I enjoy drawing and painting, reading and doing anything creative. I am very involved with my church and love giving back to the community.