Meet Our Mud Pies Staff

2016-2017 Mud Pies Creative Learning Staff

Allison Wooten

Allison is returning for her  9th year.  She is a Greenwood native, a Lander graduate, and she is an advocate for children’s education.  Allison and her husband, Cannon, are proud parents of two sons, Cannon and William, former Mud Pies students.

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Anna Boyter

Anna Boyter is back for her second year as our 1-year-old class teacher. Anna has a B.S. in Psychology from Lander.  She is married and her daughter Bella attends 96 Primary.  

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Wendy Hill

Wendy Hill is returning for her fourth year at Mud Pies! She is Spanish, Library, Sign Language, and Art teacher. Wendy is married and has three school-age children.

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Cheryl Washington

Cheryl Washington is so happy to be back at Mud Pies for her fourth year!  She graduated from Lander with a B.S. in Early Childhood Education, and has worked with children of all ages for many years. Cheryl and her husband have five children.  

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Christine Southerland

Christine Southerland is also in her first year at Mud Pies, but this is her fourth year in child care. She will be a floating assistant, so she will be everywhere!  Christine has been married for seven years and they have a 5-year-old son.  

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Townsend Kirkland

Townsend Kirkland is excited to be back as our 4-year-old teacher.  She brings to the program a degree in Early Childhood Education!  She is married to her high school sweetheart and they have a one-year-old daughter who attends Mud Pies.  

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Dot Fallon

Dorothy “Dot” Fallon is new and will be assisting  the infant class.  She is a grandmother of three and is prepared to be the “grandmother” and loving on all the babies!  

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Missy Higginbotham

Missy Higginbotham is returning to Mud Pies, and she has her own classroom this year! She is very excited to teach the 3-year-olds. Missy is a native of Greenwood, married and has a 9-year-old daughter. She is working on her Early Childhood degree at Piedmont Tech.

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Lori Proctor

Lori Proctor is new to Mud Pies this year, and she will be an assistant in the 2-year-old classroom.  She says she is excited to bring her caring heart to the Mud Pies program!  

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Julia Kate Minton

Julia Kate Minton returns to Mud Pies for her second year to teach one of the 3-year-old classes. She earned her BS in Early Childhood Education and is excited to work with a new age group this year.  

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Chrissy Cade

Chrisendle “Crissy” Cade is the infant lead teacher.  She is very excited to be here for her 2nd year.  She has a degree  in Human Services and is currently working on a B.S. in Special/Elementary Education. She is married and has three children: Jalon, Kobi, and Liyah.  

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Tanya Boling

Tanya Boling returns for her second year in the 2-year-old classroom. Tanya always has a smile on her face and has a deep love for children. Tanya’s son Jaxon is in the 3- year-old class at Mud Pies.  

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