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Wendy Black
Infant Teacher
BS in Early Childhood Development from U of A. Masters in Early Childhood Special Education from UAB. Joined Rise in 2006.

 

 
 Nicole Griffin
One Year Old Teacher
Masters Degree in Early Childhood Special Education from UAB. She has been teaching at Rise since 1998.
 
Melinda Ingram
Two Year Old Teacher
Masters Degree in Early Childhood Special Education from UAB. Experience includes three years of teaching in an inclusive preschool in Shelby County and three years of teaching in Early Elementary Special Education in the Tuscaloosa County School System. She has been with Rise since 2005.
 
 Judy Leonard
Five Year Old Teacher
Masters Degree in Special Education from The University of Alabama. Experience includes more than 25 years as a special education teacher. Began teaching in the four year old room at Rise in 1998 before becoming the five year old teacher.
 
Sara Nance
Four Year Old Teacher
Masters Degree in Early Childhood Special Education and Early Childhood Education from The University of Minnesota- Twin Cities. Experience includes five years of teaching in the Minnesota Public School System as a Birth to Three Special Education Teacher. She joined Rise in 2008.  
 
Kim Potter
Three Year Old Teacher
Masters Degree in Special Education with Early Childhood Certification from Furman University, Greenville, SC. Experience includes 16 years of teaching with 11 years as a public school special education teacher. She joined Rise in 2005.