Director Mary Rocha & Administrator Andrea Orchard
FCC Preschool Staff
(Back row: Mary Kay Baker, Mary Rocha, Susan Barnard, Vivian Doyle & Andrea Orchard;
Front row: Kim Pickard, Leanne Virgin, Wendy Rogers & Sara Dotlich)
Mary Rocha, Teacher
A teacher for over 25 years, Mary comes to the classroom full of wonderful ideas and activities. She has been on staff at FCCP since its opening in 2006 and also serves as the Director of the Preschool. She and her husband Kevin live in Wadsworth and have 4 adult children.
Susie Barnard, Aide
Susan is a graduate of Cloverleaf High School and received a degree in Secretarial Science from the Medina County Career Center. Since 2007 she has served as a substitute Teacher Aide in the 3yr. old, 4/5 yr. old and Pre K classrooms for First Christian Church Preschool. She, along with her husband John and their three sons are active members of FCC Church. Susan has also been involved as a teacher for the Nursery and 3 & 4 yr. old Sunday School Classes at First Christian Church.
Wendy Rogers, Teacher
Wendy began teaching preschool in 2006. She graduated from The University of Toledo with a Bachelor's Degree in Gerontology, then worked for 10 years as an Activities Director in a nursing facility. Wendy and her husband, Greg, have teenage twins and live in Wadsworth.
Vivian Doyle, Aide
Vivian has worked at the preschool level for many years. Vivian enjoys teaching Sunday School at St. Luke's Anglican Church. Vivian and her husband Larry have been residents of Wadsworth for many years and they have 5 children. She has always loved nurturing young children and has worked as a Teacher Aide.
Sara Dotlich, Aide
Sara graduated from Baldwin-Wallace with a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education. She has taught at the 3rd and 5th grade level. She has been a substitute teacher at FCC since 2009. She and her family are members of Prince of Peace Parrish in Norton. Sara enjoys coaching her daughter and son's soccer teams and lives in Wadsworth with her husband, Pete.
Kim Pickard, Teacher
Kim worked as a primary substitute for FCC Preschool all of the 2006-2007 school year. She worked as a Medical Assistant for ten years, with a portion of that time working with a Pediatrician. Kim and her husband, Kevin, live in Wadsworth and have three daughters that they have home schooled during their elementary school years. Kim also has a background in teaching drama and music to children of all ages.
MaryKay Baker, Aide
Leanne Virgin, Teacher
Leanne may be a familiar face to those who visited Caffessimo in downtown Wadsworth in the past where she led reading time for children on Wednesday mornings. Originally from Pennsylvania, where she attended Waynesburg College, she and her husband, Kirt, live in Wadsworth and have 3 children. Leanne and her family attend First Christian Church.