Sonnie has worked with children for over 30 years, and has been the director of Little Lambs Preschool since 2001. Sonnie has earned Gold Seal accreditation for Little Lambs for 10 years running. She also serves on TCC's Early Childhood Advisory Board. Sonnie enjoys riding horses, taking cruises and spending quality time with her family, especially her grandson. She has been happily married to her husband since 1982. She has two grown children, and one grandson. Her daughter is a teacher and barrel racer. Her son is an environmental driller and go-cart racer. Sonnie loves children and childhood. She believes each and every child deserves time to play, explore, grow, learn, and be loved.
Ms. Ashley has been at Little Lambs since February of 2008. She grew up in Tallahassee with her 2 younger sisters, and has always had a passion for children and education. She earned a BAE in Special Education and a Masters degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of Florida in 2002. She taught K-1 at The School of Arts and Sciences for 4 years before deciding to stay home with her son Tanner for almost 2 years. Ashley has two children; Avery is 5 years old and Tanner is 9. Ashley loves the loving, safe, and fun environment at Little Lambs. She enjoys spending time with her husband and children. They love going camping, gardening, traveling, and just hanging out at home.
The purpose of Little Lambs Preschool at John Wesley United Methodist Church is to provide quality child care for young children in the community in a loving, Christ-centered environment and to reach out with God’s love to the families of those children.
* To provide a Christian role model and to promote Christian education in the early school environment as an enhancement to what is offered at home.
* To allow young children to learn through play, developing spiritually, physically, socially, intellectually and creatively into a whole person of God.
* To excite young children about the whole learning process.