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New Family Minister

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New Worship Center

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Our Staff

ECSP Director/Teacher

Barbara Nazar

Ms. Barbara is the ECSP Director, and she also teaches. She’s been with Effort Christian Preschool in 2005. Barbara holds a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education from Liberty University, and is continuing her MS there. She’s happily been teaching K4 for 9 years.  She has been married to her husband, Doug, for 21 years and they have three daughters, Jordan, Madi and Brooke.  Barbara enjoys watching her children play soccer, and reading and traveling in her free time.
Assistant Director

Pat Carney

Ms. Pat has been with ECSP for 5 years and is the Assistant Director of ECSP. Pat graduated from Macon State College with an A.S. in Business Administration.  She enjoys being able to support the directors, teachers and staff in their daily ministry to our students and their families.
Teacher

Darlene Parks

Ms. Parks teaches Kindergarten.  She joined Effort Christian School and Preschool in 2010 and has 19 years of classroom teaching experience.  Part of her experience includes teaching sixth grade.  Ms. Parks holds a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from a Christian college.  She is proud to have touched the lives of many students throughout her teaching career.
Teacher

Jessica Steger

Mrs. Steger teaches 1st Grade. She has over 12 years of teaching experience, including also teaching 2nd, 4th, and 5th grade. Mrs. Steger holds her Bachelor’s of Education from SUNY Cortland and her Master’s of Education with a specialty in Reading and Literacy from Walden University.