Our Staff

 

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Shauna Kennerly 

Director

Ms. Shauna  is a Texas Certified Teacher.  She also has a bachelor in Commerce, with a major in Marketing.  She has been working with children for 17+ years.  After graduating from St. Mary's University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, she taught English to children in Korea.  While there she met her husband, Donnie.  Together they have two daughters, Julieanne, and Katelynn.  She has been with St. Richard's Preschool for 5 years.  In her free time she enjoys cooking, spending time with her children and visiting family in Canada. We are excited to have her as our leader! 

Twos
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Mamie Evans

Ms. Mamie is CDA certified and has been working with children for 20+ years.  She has four children of her own. She loves to listen to music, travel and spend time outside.  She says the best thing about working with children is that they are entertaining, honest, and loving.

PreK (4 Day)
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Martha Sullivan

Mrs. Sullivan is a Texas Certified teacher who has been teaching for over 30 years.  She is married and has a blended family of 4 grown sons. She loves to decorate, travel and antique shop. She loves to work with children because they make her laugh and she loves to help kids love school.

Kindergarten
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Tami Klein

Mrs. Klein is a Texas Certified Kindergarten Teacher who has been teaching for over 30 years.  She is married with two grown children, Nolan and Elizabeth.  She loves shopping, antiques, and spending time with her family.  She loves her job and feels it was God's plan for her life. 

Aide
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Martha Arana

Ms. Martha has been at St. Richards for 6 years. She is a mother of 7. When she is not at school she enjoys spending time with her family. She adores children because they bring her joy everyday!

Cantrell Morford

Assistant Director

Cantrell graduated from Texas A & M University with a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies.  She is married to her husband, Jeremy of 14 years and has a son, Tatum, and two dogs.  In her free time she plays tennis, RVs, and does yoga.  She also enjoys traveling, and spending time with friends and family.  Her son started at St. Richard's when he was 18 months.  She fell in love with the program and, although he is now in elementary school, she has stayed and continues to be passionate about building and maintaining a safe and loving environment for your children.

Threes
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Cheri Kelly

Ms. Cheri has been working with children for 21 years.  She and her husband have been married for 32 years and have raised 2 sons.  She has 3 grandchildren.  She likes to go trail hiking and biking and acrylic paintings in her spare time.  She feels working with children comes naturally to her.  When children are young they can learn and change so much and she loves being a part of that.

PreK (5 Day)

Kim Milburn

Ms. Kim is a Texas Certified Teacher who has been teaching for 32+ years.  She has two grown children with her late husband, Ben and Jill.  She loves to spend time with her friends and family. She loves watching British sitcoms, and reading (especially history and non-fiction).  She believes working with children is a gift from God- open books ready to learn and share their wisdom.

Music

Jacquelyn Rybczynski

Ms. Jacquelyn has a Masters in Music Education. She is married, has 2 children, and she has a dog.  She loves to play games and go exploring outside with her family.  They also enjoy turning on music and playing the piano and other percussion instruments.  She loves to cook, read cooking books and watch cooking shows. And she sings in the church choir.  

She has been working with children for 16 years and her favorite part about it is 'watching children "think" and then answer questions.  The whole learning process is such a joy to see unfold- the amount learned in 9 months is truly incredible.'

Aide
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Mariela Terrazas

Ms. Mariela has worked with children for 6 years. She loves working with children. Even when she is not 'working', she loves to volunteer at her kids' schools. At home she enjoys spending time with her 3 boys. 

Aide
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Jean Ceneno