Preschool Teachers

All teachers and staff have certification in CPR and First Aid as well as certificates in TN ELDS Developmental Learning Standards.  All employees obtain a minimum of 30 training hours per year.


Room 5

Kellie Phelps, Co-Teacher

Joined staff in June 2012

Kellie has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Muskingum College in New Concord, Ohio

Before coming to BMCC Kellie was a Lead Teacher at Youthland Academy, in Newtown, Ohio.


Debra Perkins, Co-Teacher

Joined staff in July 2012

Debra is a certified Nutrition Specialist, is TECTA & TNELDS certified, and is currently enrolled at Nashville State Community College

Before coming to BMCC Debra was a cook/teacher at Victory Leaning Center



Room 6

Brittany Lewis, Co-Teacher

Joined staff in July 2012

Brittany attended MTSU in 2006/2007

Before joining BMCC Brittany was employed at Aflac and The Peanut Gallery


 Liping Conatser, Co-Teacher

Joined staff in June 2012

Liping comes from Xin Xiang China with a Bachelors degree in Manufacturing Technology from the Wuhan Institute of Technology.

Before coming to BMCC, Liping taught Chinese at Nashville Chinese School.