Mrs. Brown received her Bachelors degree in Early Education from North Georgia College and taught elementary school in both Dekalb and Gwinnett Counties in the Atlanta area. Mrs. Brown began her employment with the weekday preschool in 1977 and has since overseen the expansion of the school for the past 37 years. When first becoming the Director, there were only 65 children enrolled in the preschool program; today, with expansion of the church and its facilities in 1990, the program has grown to accommodate more than 340 children. She is the proud grandmother to eight grandchildren.
Mrs. Fields, after attending Emmanuel College, taught four year olds in the weekday preschool for ten years before becoming the Assistant Director in 1999. In addition to her administrative duties, she has become the financial secretary of the preschool. She has been instrumental in helping the preschool grow for the past twenty seven years. She is the proud grandmother to five grandchildren.
The weekday Preschool at Cumming First United Methodist currently employs 42 ladies. The staff consists of loving, dedicated individuals who value the children and their parents, and who wish to instill the love of learning to all children. While teachers are trained in CPR and First Aid, there is also a registered nurse on staff. These teachers are highly experienced with the majority of them having more than 14 years of experience with the school.