Meet The Kingdom Kids Team

Sarah Cook

Founder and Co-Director

Sarah has been teaching for 13 years and has been a leader of the Children’s Ministry at the Vine Church for 15 years. She has a BS in Elementary Education and teaching certificate in Prek3-3rd grade.

She attends our yearly mission trip working with children in need in Honduras and the Co-Founder of Team Pink and Blue, helping moms transitioning into motherhood. Sarah is the founder and Co-Director of Kingdom Kids.

Liz Foster 

Co-Director & VPK Teacher

Liz has been a teacher in Pre-K and Kindergarten classrooms for thirteen years in Osceola County. She has an Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education. Mrs. Foster has attended the Vine Church for eighteen years, where she volunteered with the Toddler Children's Church class for six years. Liz is our amazing Co-Director and VPK teacher at Kingdom Kids.

Amanda Jaime

 Kindergarten and 1st Grade Teacher

Amanda has been a leader in the Children’s Ministry at The Dwelling Place Church for 6 years. She attended our yearly mission trip working with children in need in Honduras. She has her BA in Elementary Education and is our enthusiastic Kindergarten-1st grade teacher.

Erin Nasco

VPK Teacher

Erin has a CDA credential and VPK Endorsement. She has been a preschool assistant for 4 years and this is her 2nd year as the Lead preschool teacher at Kingdom Kids. She is our patient and creative VPK teach. 

Liuvia Mesa

VPK Assistant

Liuva was a nurse for 5 years and joined the Kingdom Kids team 4 years ago. She has attended the Vine Church for 9 years, where she continues to volunteer with the Children’s Ministry. Liuva attends our yearly mission trip working with children in need in Honduras and she is our nurturing VPK co-teacher.

Cindy Collazo

PreK-3 Teacher

Cindy graduated from Treasure of Knowledge Christian Academy and is pursuing her degree in Elementary Education.  She has been volunteering with the Sunday School and worship team in her church, King Jesus Ministry for several years. She is our calming and patient pre-k3 teacher and peaceful aftercare teachers.

Colleen Dean

PreK-2 Teacher

Colleen worked in a preschool for 6 years and then had a family daycare while she was a stay-at-home mom. She has volunteered with infants-high school age students at the Vine Church for 3 years now and is our incredibly patient and nurturing prek2 teacher.

Lilibeth Salazar

Lead Aftercare Teacher

Lilli volunteered at Neptune Baptist Church for 10 years in the Children’s Ministry and has been one of our Lead volunteers at The Vine Church in the Children’s Ministry for 5 years. She is finishing her AA in Early Childhood Education. She is one of our loving, motivating aftercare teachers and special area teachers providing guidance with homework and a safe, fun environment for the students to enjoy the rest of the day.

Mike DeLong

Bible & Health Teacher

Mike has been the Pastor at the Vine Church for 15 years and was the Youth Pastor for 5 years before that. He leads our annual mission trip to Honduras working with an orphanage and teen girl’s home. He is one of our Health electives class teachers and is our amazing Bible electives class teacher where he helps students explore their faith and study the Bible in depth while teaching them how to apply what they’ve learned in their own lives.

Coach T

Physical Education Coach

 Coach T moved to Osceola County in 1997 after completing his military service in the army as a sergeant. He began focusing on teaching fitness classes to children and adults in 2013. He is our dedicated Physical Education coach who invests in helping each student reach his/her potential in physical health, character building and team building.

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