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Jeanine DiCaprio

Jeanine began teaching at Meadow Brook Weekday Preschool in the fall of 2018. Jeanine and her family are originally from New York and came to Birmingham in 2008. She and her husband have five children ages 21 to 8 years of age. Their youngest son Maddox has graduated from Meadow Brook Preschool. Jeanine loves serving and leading in small groups and ministry. You will also find her at Oak Mountain youth baseball and football cheering on her family and all the kids at Meadowbrook weekday preschool. Her family attends Church of the Highlands.


Sarah Kathryn Kersey

I’m Sarah Kathryn Kersey and I have been married to my husband, Sean Kersey, now for 7 years! We just recently renovated a home in Meadow Brook. We have 2 kids: little girl Greer age 4 1/2 and little boy Graham 2 1/2. Greer has been a part of the Meadow Brook preschool the last 2 years. She is now at Inverness elementary in the pre-k program. Graham will be starting in the 2 year old class this year!  This is my first year to teach at Meadow Brook, and I am so very excited to get to know all of you! I will be working Tuesday through Friday (Wednesday/Friday) in the infant room and (Tuesday/Thursday) in the 2 Year old class! I received my associates degree from Jefferson State Community College in early childhood education in 2008 and worked at Primrose for six years and as a private nanny after that.


Kristi Akins

Kristi is in her fourth year of teaching preschool. She was born and raised in Green Bay, WI, but has lived in Birmingham for the last 20 years. Kristi and her husband Don have been married for 20 years and have two sons-Jackson, a freshman in college, and Maddox, a sophomore in high school. In her free time, she enjoys art, painting, decorating and cheering on her Green Bay Packers!


Gina Mason

Gina graduated from the University of Montevallo with a B.S.in Merchandising and a minor in Business. She worked for several years as a home furnishings buyer, and acting software trainer before she moved into the field of healthcare software, where she worked until she had her twins RJ and Lilly Grace, who currently attend Inverness Elementary School. She and her husband Richard have been married since 2008. They are all active members at Asbury United Methodist Church. She enjoys being a part of the Shepherd’s Ministry at Asbury, for kids with special needs. She is very involved in the Birmingham Area Mother’s of Multiples and enjoys practical jokes, lots of laughter, traveling, camping, cheering, Girl Scouting, Boy Scouting and volunteering at Inverness Elementary School. She started substitute teaching at Meadow Brook Baptist Preschool at the beginning of the year in 2017, when her twins were in kindergarten, and loved it so much that she immediately took a job as a floating aide in the three year olds classes. At the beginning of 2018, she began teaching in the two year olds class when the opportunity arose. Meadow Brook Baptist is like a second home for her, not just a job. She loves the kids, parents and the staff more than she ever imagined that she could!


Wendy Wright

Wendy is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  She and her family moved to Birmingham in 2001 to help with a church plant.

She worked as an administrative assistant for 13 years with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office and Baton Rouge Fire Department before becoming a stay-at-home mom of five children.

She has four sons: John David, Phillip, William, and Alexander.  She has one daughter, Emily.

She began teaching computer class at Meadow Brook Baptist Preschool in 2009.

Her husband, Marcus, is a Pastoral Care Pastor and Wendy works part-time in the nursery/preschool ministry for a local church.

Wendy enjoys working out (after it’s over!) on a regular basis!!


Mindy Towery

Mindy is a graduate of Auburn University with a degree in Health Education and Exercise Science.  She worked for Coca Cola and Kimberly Clarke Corporation in Corporate Health before being a stay at home mom.  She has been married to Glen Towery for 24 years.  They have 3 children; Laura Beth (Medical Student), Michael (college sophomore), and Sam (12th grade). They all three graduated from MBBC Preschool. She enjoys photography, cooking, attending sports events, and spending time with family and friends.  She believes the first 5 years in a child’s life are critical and is an important time in their life, forming a foundation which will have lasting effects.


Regenia Schweer

Regenia has taught at Meadow Brook Weekday Preschool since 2004. She has a degree in Fashion Merchandising from the University of Alabama. She is married and they have three children.  All of her children graduated from Meadow Brook Baptist Preschool. She has been a member of this church for over twenty years.


Elizabeth McCarty

Elizabeth began teaching at Meadow Brook Weekday Preschool in the fall of 2010. She is originally from South Carolina and came to Birmingham to attend Samford University. After graduation, she worked at Samford for 10 years in the offices of Admission and Alumni Development. She and her husband have two children who both graduated from Meadow Brook Preschool. Her family attends Vestavia Hills Baptist Church.


Kay Maitrejean

I have been a part of Meadow Brook Baptist Preschool for the past 15 years.  It has been such a blessing to have been able to have taught in the 2’s, 3’s, and 4’s. It was such a tough decision to come out of the classroom and not be able to love my own little class, but now I can love all 120 students each and every day!!


Windy Kelley

Has five grown children (3 boys, 2 girls) ranging in ages 33 to 24 years of age. She has 5 grandchildren (3 boys, 2 girls). She has been married to her husband Brent for 34 years. She has been a school bus driver for 20 years and currently drives for Inverness Elementary. She loves to travel, read, and to be with her children and their spouses and grandchildren. This is her biggest source of joy.