Kathy Tweeten, Head of School
Kathy Tweeten received her BS in Elementary Education and her MA in Educational Leadership. She has over 20 years experience in the education and childcare industry. She holds both teaching and principal certifications and has been a Head of School or Principal for over 19 years. She has one child and five grandchildren 4 years-old and under, which include two sets of twins, and a rescue dog.
Bobbie Meisel, Assistant Head of School
Bobbie attended Bookhaven College and majored in Child Development with a minor in Education. She has been working with children for over 40 years and has been at Bent Tree Child Development Center since 2004. She has one daughter and three grandchildren
Jim Hinkson, Chef
Jim has six years of experience working with children as well as three years of experience in food management. Jim is currently training to be able to do missionary work overseas and is an avid runner. He looks forward to providing the proper nutrition to your children so they can learn and grow.
Doris Davis, Infant 2 Teacher
Doris has worked with children for over 4 years and has forever to go caring for her son Bradley.
Working with children has always been the career that she wanted to pursue, and she is beyond blessed to be working at Bent Tree with such great people and amazing kids.
She looks forward to watching children reach milestones and grow into their own people.
Camilia Fields, Level 1 Preschool Teacher
Camilia is looking forward to furthering her education with a Child Development Associate's Credential in the coming year.
She has been educating children for 4 years. Her most enjoyable moments as a teacher are helping children develop and learn to the best of their ability. She enjoys seeing healthy and bright faces every day.
Tasnima Rahman, Level 2 Preschool Teacher
Tasnima has her Master's Degree in Education and over 20 years experience in teaching. She is the mother to a beautiful daughter and loves the teaching and learning process of children ages 2-3 years.
Rose Jackson, Level 3 Preschool Teacher
Rose received her Child Development Associate's Degree from Bookhaven College. She has been educating young children for 30 years.
Her most enjoyable moment as a teacher is when she is able to make a positive difference in a child's life.
Nikki Johnson, Level 2 Preschool Teacher
Nikki has her Child Development Associates Degree. She has been working with children over 20 years and has been at Bent Tree Child Development Center since 2000. She lives with her fiancé, DeMarcus and rescue dog named Libby.
Lori Peck, Specials Teacher: Kind Child, Technology, Spanish and Social Studies
Lori attended the University of North Texas and majored in Child Development with a minor in Sociology. She has been working with children for 30 years and has been at Bent Tree Child Development Center since 2005. She has three children.