Meet the RBCP Staff

Ms. Bryana
Director

Ms. Bryana was born and raised in Southern Vermont. She has three children: Owen (18), Grace (15), and Easton (8). She moved to Fredericksburg in 2018, became the lead 3-Year-Old teacher in 2019, and the Director in 2020. She has a bachelor's degree in criminal justice and a minor in Forensics. However, she has worked in the early childhood education field for seventeen years. In the evenings, Ms. Bryana teaches at risk youths at the Rappahannock Area Office on Youth. She has a passion for teaching and working with children and families. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends in Vermont, photography, shopping, kayaking, and coffee!

Ms. Kerry
Office Assistant/Floater

Ms. Kerry is the office assistant and floating teacher! She has four children: Ethan, Benjamin, Isabelle, and Shirley. Ms. Kerry is originally from California but spent most of her life moving around the world due to both of her parents being in the Marines. Ms. Kerry has worked in early childhood education for ten+ years and also has her instructors license in cosmetology. Ms. Kerry spends most of her time at the baseball field, taekwondo, or at the dance theater with her children.

Ms. Sharlene
Lead 4-Year-Old Teacher

Ms. Sharlene was born and raised in Fredericksburg. She has two sons, Carter and Carson, and two grandchildren, Carson and Eden. Ms. Sharlene is the children's minister here at RBC and has been a part of the church since 1966! Ms. Sharlene is one of our two lead 4-year-old teachers. She loves the Miami Dolphins, Baltimore Orioles, Washington Capitals, L.A. Lakers, old country music, working with children, and spreading the Gospel.

Ms. Melissa
Lead 4-Year-Old Teacher

Ms. Melissa is married and has four children. She was born in Honduras and does an amazing job teaching our students Spanish each week! She joined our staff in 2022 after her youngest child began kindergarten! Fun fact: 3 out of 4 of Ms. Melissa's children attended RBCP! Ms. Melissa enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, getting her nails done, and making people smile.

Ms. Meredyth
Lead 2-Year-Old
& 3-Year-Old Teacher

Ms. Meredyth has lived in Virginia for the majority of her life. She is married to her husband, Danny, and has two children: Emma (20) and Tyler (10). Meredyth has been part of the RBCP family since 2018 when she began working as the assistant 2-year-old teacher and specials teacher. Ms. Meredyth continues to lead in both the 2-year-old and lead 3-year-old classrooms. She enjoys camping with her family, reading and Starbucks coffee!

Ms. Lauren
Assistant 2-Year-Old
& 3-Year-Old Teacher

Ms. Lauren has 3 children and lives in Fredericksburg. Her youngest daughter attended RBCP which led her to join our staff in 2023! She loves the colors pink and blue and all things coffee and horses!