Judith Green

MISSIE CHAPMAN

Nursery Coordinator

I have worked at Redeemer for 10 years and have attended church here for 20 years. I love my job and all my coworkers. I am married with 3 children, 2 step children, 1 son-in-law, 1 daughter-in-law & 4 grandchildren. Did I mention I love kids?

Fun Fact: My husband, David is the Facilities & IT Director at Redeemer.

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JULIE DIETERT

Nursery Assistant

I’ve been married to Craig for 31 years and we have 3 grown children. I prepare the crafts and curriculum for your little ones and have been working at Redeemer for over 10 years. I have also worked in Bixby schools & as a parent educator for Oklahoma Parents as Teachers.  Prior to having children I worked in marketing and as a paralegal.

Fun Fact: I love the outdoors, traveling, & love my job!

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BARBARA RIGGS

Music Teacher

I teach music to your children and assist in the orange room.  I have been at Redeemer MDO for 9 years. For 20 years I have been teaching Sunday school, children’s choir & vacation Bible school at South Tulsa Baptist where I am a member.

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TRACY FOSSETT

PE Teacher

Husband Ray Kids: Jourdan, her husband Matt and my new grandaughter Claire,  Will & Matt are both at OU and Abby is a senior at Metro Christian Academy!  

Last year I started doing PE at Redeemer!  I have taught various ages for more than 15 years.                                  

Fun Fact: I have 111 hours of my early childhood education degree, so I’m 10-ish hours short...


PINK ROOM

 
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JANA HAYS

I have been married for 25 years to my husband Kirk and our son Baxter is a senior at OU. I’ve been working at Redeemer in the baby room for 2 years. I am ready to be a grandmother but my son is only 22 so instead I love on your kids. It’s a win-win situation!

Judith Campbell

ELAHEH SAEI

My husband Ali and I are from Iran and have a son, Rayan. This is my second year at Redeemer.

 
 
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NIKKI JOST

My husband Mitchell and I have 3 girls: Lela is 5 and goes to kindergarten in Glenpool. Abby is 3 and is in the preschool program and Esther who is not born yet, but due September 3. She will be joining me in the pink class when I return from maternity leave. Also, my mom is Donna Flesner who teaches down the hall in the orange class! So that's pretty neat!

I have taught in the pink class since 2017 and love to squish on those babies! I enjoy working with babies because the age when they start discovering/showing their personality is precious and exciting. Also, they dont back talk yet!

Fun Fact: I like to make art! Whether it's making jewelry, crocheting, or making mosaics, I enjoy creating something beautiful. 

 

YELLOW ROOM

 
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AMY BENTON

I have an amazing family. My husband Brad, and our 3 kids, Avery (14), and twin boys Collin & Ethan (9) are the best part of my life. I have worked at Redeemer for almost 2 years. I love working here with all of the amazing staff and kids. I have worked in childcare for over 14 years. I love working with kids at any age.

Fun Fact: I am the oldest of 7 kids, and I have met the band Train in person. I can’t wait to meet you and your little ones. 

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LINDSEY FRANCIS

I have been married to Matthew for 12 years and have an 8 year old daughter, Amelie, and a 6 year old son, Beck.
I am a speech-language pathologist, and have worked mostly with kids. I took some time off to stay at home with my kids and to help with my parents’ caregiving. I now have more time and am looking forward to loving on some more little ones.

Fun Fact: I love to travel and recently got to visit my first national park with my family this summer. We are now hooked and want to visit as many of the 61 parks as we can!


PURPLE ROOM

 
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HOLLEE PORTER

My husband, Ryan and I have two children. Rylann, our daughter, is 21 and a senior at NSU. Ranen, our son, is 13 and in 8th grade at Union. I have been working with children for 25 years. I have worked at Redeemer since 2010.

Fun Fact: I’m a professiona­l sports fanatic!

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KERSTEN SPEER

I’ve been at Redeemer MDO for 6 years. I am a certified teacher and have taught middle school math & math.

My husband Jeff and I have 3 kids.Allie is at grad school at OU Tulsa, Kara is a junior & plays basketball at VIW in San Antonio & Lucas is in 8th grade at Metro

Fun Fact: I love to travel & watch my kids play sports


GREEN ROOM

 
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ERICA DONE

Married ten years to my husband Jeff, 8-year-old son Adam, 4.5-year-old daughter Claire, 12-year-old American Staffordshire Terrier Vinny. I have worked at Redeemer MDO since summer of 2017

Fun Fact: I am half Polish. I enjoy cooking, organizing, exercising, reading, and watching movies with my family.

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JENNIFER FITTER

My name is Jennifer Fitterand this will be my first year teaching here at Redeemer! Previously, I have taught six years at Tulsa Educare (birth through three years old) and various other early childhood schools which include: Jenks and Riverfield while I was attending college! My husband Steven and I are parents to a sweet little boy named Everett! I am looking forward to this upcoming year to learning and growing with you and your children!
“A great teacher takes a hand, opens a mind and touches a heart!”

Fun Fact: We’ve been out of the country 3 times in my 5 years of marriage! We have been to Aruba, Bahamas, and Iceland (while pregnant)!


ORANGE ROOM

 
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DONNA FLESNER

My husband of 34 years, Brian, & I have 3 adult children. 2 of them live in this area & 1 is in Minnesota. We have 9 grandchildren with the 10thdue in September. We feel blessed to get to be with most of them every week. 

I have been working with Mother’s Day Out since 2014. It’s been a sweet experience to be a part of these kiddo’s lives as they grow & move on into the next programs our church has to offer.

Over the past several years, I’ve worked in nurseries, taught kids’ churches & Sunday Schools. I also worked as a Para-educator for 10 years. 

Fun Fact: I was born & raised on the family farm my great-grandfather homesteaded in Minnesota & now our oldest son is raising his kids (3 of our grandkids) on that same farm.

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ELAINE WYATT

My husband is Tim Wyatt. We have been married 27 years and we have 2 sons, Andrew and Austin. I was a stay-at-home mom. Both are now students at the University of Oklahoma. I have enjoyed working as a teacher with the 2-3 year olds at Redeemer’s Mother’s Day Out for about 6 years. I discovered how much I love working with children when my husband and I taught our sons’ Sunday school classes at church.

Before I was a stay-at-home mom I worked as a Registered Dietitian. My degree is Clinical Dietetics from the University of Oklahoma.

My family and I enjoy sports and all kinds of activities in the great outdoors. We love the Lord and give Him all the praise and glory.

Fun Fact: I love dark chocolate.