Meet Our Staff!
Michelle Ternus: Director and Teacher
Miss Michelle launches her eleventh year here at Blessed Redeemer and serves a dual role as
Preschool Director and 4 year old Teacher. Miss Michelle is married to "Farmer" Brian and they have four children: Katy, Married to Nate Holm, Karissa, Malli and Josh. Their animals include dogs, cats, sheep and chickens. Miss Michelle enjoys playing on their acreage , reading, playing board games and don't forget those Huskers!
Here are a few of Miss Michelle's favorites:
Favorite Food: Popcorn
Favorite Animal: Any but reptiles!
Favorite Color: Red (Go Huskers!)
Favorite Children’s Book: Tops & Bottoms
Favorite Movie: Disney's Tarzan
Favorite Subject: Math & Spanish
Favorite thing about BRLP:
*The love the preschoolers have for learning
*The joy of the parents & families who entrust their children to us.
*The faithfulness & kindness of the awesome staff!
Kami Talcott: Teacher
Miss Kami starts her 15th year here at Blessed Redeemer as our 4 year old Teacher. Miss Kami is married to Gregg and they have two sons: Jack and Evan. Miss Kami likes to spend her free time walking their dog Bridget, baking, and attending her kid's activities.
Here are a few of Miss Kami's favorites:
Favorite Food: Thin crust pizza
Favorite Sport: Basketball/tennis
Favorite Drink: Coffee/tea
Favorite Color: Red
Favorite Book: The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Favorite Movie: Hallmark Christmas Movies
Favorite Subject: Preschool art projects
Favorite Bible Verse: "How great is the love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God." 1 John 3:1
Favorite thing about BRLP: The children and their families and our wonderful staff!
Natasha Jensen: Teacher
Kris Crosby: Educational Assistant
Miss Kris is beginning her tenth year here at Blessed Redeemer. Miss Kris is married to Matt and they have two children: Emily and Thomas. She enjoys gardening, cooking, spending time with family and their cat Bella.
Here are a few of Miss Kris' favorites:
Favorite Drink: strawberry Kampuchea Tea
Favorite Sport: Baseball/Tennis
Favorite Food: Any kind of Mexican
Favorite Colors: Green & Blue
Favorite Books: The Bible and the Little House on the Prairie
Favorite Movie: Dolphin Tale & Soul Surfer
Favorite Bible Verse: "And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love." 1 Corinthians 13:13
Favorite thing about BRLP: Having the opportunity to meet so many great kids and their families! Plus a great staff!
Tracy Johnson: Educational Assistant
Miss Tracy is beginning her seventh year here at Blessed Redeemer. Miss Tracy is married to Chris and they have three sons: Jacob, Lucas and Nicholas. She enjoys hiking, crafting, reading, golfing and fishing.
Here are a few of Miss Tracy's favorites:
Favorite Food: Ice cream
Favorite Book: The Mitten by Jan Brett
Favorite Hobby: Hiking
Favorite Sport: Soccer/football
Favorite Drink: Rootbeer Floats
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Bible Verse: "My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth." 1 John 3:18