"Let the Little Children Come to me..." Matthew 19:14


       Exceptional Christian Education

Faculty & Staff

Director and Pre-K 4 & 5 Tear Old Teacher
Rachel Tompkins

Mrs. Tompkins holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Concordia University Wisconsin.  She has taught at OSLA for 15 years and was named News 2’s “Educator of the Week” in 2010.  Mrs. Tompkins is excited to be able to share the love of Christ with each child in her classroom! "For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11

Phone: (615) 833-1500, X 105
Email: Rachel Tompkins
Younger MDO Teacher ( 2-2.5 year olds)-
Mary Alice Oakley

Mary Alice is another wonderful member of the OSLA team! This is her first year at OSLA. She will greet you with a smiling face every time you come into her classroom! She is so excited to be here to held mold the young minds of these precious children! OSLA is blessed to have her!

Phone: (615) 833-1500 X108
Older MDO Teacher ( 2.5-3 year olds)-
Tracy Booher

Tracy is a wonderful member of our staff! This is her second year at OSLA, but has served as a speech teacher at OSLA in the past. Her love for children radiates throughout her classroom. Tracy has a background in Speech Therapy and has had many years of experience teaching in  Early Childhood. Her smile is contagious and we are blessed to have her at OSLA!

Phone: (615) 833-1500 X101
Pre-K (3 & 4 -year-olds) -Sandie Akers
Mrs. Akers has been at OSLA for 13 years and has more than 35 years in preschool education.  She takes time to value each child as an individual gift of God. She is a blessing to OSLA!

Phone: (615) 833-1500, X 103
Email: Sandie Akers
Assistant Director/Admissions-
Kristin Meyers

Kristin has been at OSLA for 3 years, though her heart has been with OSLA for many years as she is a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church and is sister's with Rachel Tompkins who has served at OSLA for 15 years. Her favorite part of being apart of this wonderful team is hearing the sounds of the little children's footsteps and their beautiful voices each and every day!

Phone: (615) 833-1500 X 302
Email: Kristin Meyers

Younger MDO Teacher Aide ( 2-2.5 years old)-
Rachael Puster

Rachael is another wonderful member of our staff! This is her first year at OSLA. She brings a lot of love into the classroom. She loves watching and helping these precious little ones learn and grow. OSLA is blessed to have her apart of out team.
Older MDO Teacher Aide ( 2.5-3 year olds)-
Kelsey Hunt
Kelsey is a recent graduate from MTSU. Her kind demeanor and love for children are a blessing to our Older MDO students and Families!

Pre-K (3 & 4 -year-olds) Teacher Aide -Liz Luepke

Liz has been at OSLA for 2 years. She is a wonderful member of our team! She and Mrs. Akers bring a lot of love into the classroom and work with each student to help them learn and grow!

Phone: (615) 833-1500, X 103