Marla Dalrymple

Infants Lead Teacher

"At Trimont, there is a spirit of community and spiritual love. Set apart from the troubles of many places, Trimont is a safe haven for children and their families."

Schooling/Degree: Bachelors in English Education

Years with TCA: First

Favorite Bible Story: Noah and the Ark

Favorite Bible Verse: Psalm 23:4

Favorite Place to Eat: Lucio's

Favorite Place to Shop: Burkes

Favorite Food: Spaghetti

Favorite Snack/Candy: Chips and dip, Fresh fruit

Hobbies: Hiking, Writing, Painting, Gardening

Jennifer Proctor

1-Year-Old Lead Teacher

"My choice to work at Trimont was not made lightly. I have chosen to work with "littles" because I believe it is one of the most important functions performed in out culture. We are helping them form a solid foundation in Christ."

Schooling/Degree: CNA/MT (Southwestern), EDU 119

Years with TCA: 3-1/2

Favorite Bible Story: Esther

Favorite Bible Verse: Several - Phil. 4:4-9, Romans 8:31, Matt. 28:16-20, and more!

Favorite Place to Eat: Buffalo Wild Wings

Favorite Place to Shop: Any kid store

Favorite Food: Coffee & Mango pie, a good salad

Favorite Snack/Candy: Movie popcorn with butter, pickles

Hobbies: Too busy for hobbies


Young 2-Year-Old Lead Teacher



Years with TCA: First

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Stephanie Sutton

2-Year-Old Lead Teacher

"I love working with kids, helping them learn, and love the

opportunities of working at a Christian school. "

Schooling/Degree: Early Childhood Development

Years with TCA: 2

Favorite Bible Story: The Story of Creation

Favorite Bible Verse: John 3:16

Favorite Place to Eat: Subway

Favorite Place to Shop: The mall

Favorite Food: Pizza

Favorite Snack/Candy: Reeses

Hobbies: Crafts, Hanging out with my son

Chala Gaither

2-Year-Old Lead Teacher



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Amber Hughes

3-Year-Old Lead Teacher

"I love children and the freedom to spread God's word with them!"

Schooling/Degree: Early Childhood Credentials

Years with TCA: 6

Favorite Bible Story: Creation

Favorite Bible Verse: Deuteronomy 31:6

Favorite Place to Eat: Asian King

Favorite Place to Shop: Thrift store

Favorite Food: Fruit

Favorite Snack/Candy: Coffee

Hobbies: Arts/Crafts, Singing, Dancing, Hugs

Ana Paine

3-Year-Old Lead Teacher

"I enjoy and appreciate the Christian curriculum. TCA is a great atmosphere and environment to work in. Students and families are valued and are of our upmost importance."

Schooling/Degree: Bachelors in Interdisciplinary Studies, K-6 Certification

Years with TCA: First

Favorite Bible Story: David and Goliath

Favorite Bible Verse: Psalms 23

Favorite Place to Eat: Amura or Dragonfly (FL)

Favorite Place to Shop: Anthropologie

Favorite Food: Sushi, Seafood, Steak

Favorite Snack/Candy: Smart Popcorn, Brownies, Cheese/Crackers

Hobbies: Reading, Walking, DIYs, Home projects

Mary LaFlamm

3-Year-Old Lead Teacher

"I teach at TCA because I can share the love of Jesus. I am blessed to work where I can teach others to be like Christ. I also enjoy working with Christians who love the Lord."

Schooling/Degree: Bachelors in Sociology

Years with TCA: 6

Favorite Bible Story: Caught in the Act

Favorite Bible Verse: 1 Corinthians 13:4-5

Favorite Place to Eat: Nowhere Particular

Favorite Place to Shop: Not much of a shopper

Favorite Food: Seafood

Favorite Snack/Candy: Chocolate Kisses

Hobbies: Cooking, Movies, Reading, Family, Traveling

Stephanie Whitaker

Pre-K Lead Teacher

"TCA is an exceptional place to work because the staff provides a Christ-centered environment in which everyone thrives."

Schooling/Degree: Associates in Arts, Early Childhood Credentials

Years with TCA: First

Favorite Bible Story: Joseph, Esther

Favorite Bible Verse: Colossians 3:2

Favorite Place to Eat: Cracker Barrel

Favorite Place to Shop: Wal-mart, Marshalls, Outlets

Favorite Food: Soul Food

Favorite Snack/Candy: White Chocolate Kit Kat

Hobbies: Decorating, Camping, Crafts, Studying Bible Prophecy

Mandi Jepsen

Pre-K Lead Teacher

"I came to TCA because I felt God led me to work with children in a Christian environement."

Schooling/Degree: Early Childhood CDA

Years with TCA: 5

Favorite Bible Story: The Christmas Story

Favorite Bible Verse: Isaiah 43:1-5

Favorite Place to Eat: Cafe Rel

Favorite Place to Shop: Asheville

Favorite Food: Cornbread & Collard Greens

Favorite Snack/Candy: Cheese, Pickles, Humus, Soft Pretzels

Hobbies: Reading, Canoeing, Disc Golf

Teacher Assistants

Brandy - Infant Room (Dalrymple)

Sherah - 1-Year-Old Room (Proctor)

Jordyn - 2-Year-Old Room ()

Chala - 2-Year-Old Room ()

Hannah H. - 2-Year-Old Room (Sutton)

Closers & Other Preschool

Brandi/Brittni - Infant Room (Dalrymple)

Taylor P. - 1-Year-Old Room (Proctor)

Briana A. - 2-Year-Old Room (Reyes)

Crystal - 2-Year-Old Room (Brailsford)

TBD - 2-Year-Old Room (Sutton)

Taylor H. - 3-Year-Old Room (Hughes)

Kellie/Briana R. - 3-Year-Old Room (Paine)

Hannah D. - 3-Year-Old Room (LaFlamm)

Lydia - Pre-K Room (Whitaker)

Megan - Pre-K Room (Jepsen)

JuliaMarie - Floater/Preschool Office Closer

Patti - Preschool Music