Karla Wright joined our staff 19 years ago. She received a degree in Early Childhood Education from Champlain College in Burlington, VT. She has a variety of experiences with 3 to 6 year olds and has been a Teacher Trainer in Indiana. Karla has four children; Izaak, Nathan, Lily-Katherine, and Lincoln. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, as well as attending church activities. She heads up the Kindergarten team with Molly Blacketer and Kelly Gant.
Profile Category: Kindergarten
Kelly Gant has an Elementary Education degree from Transylvania University, and she is certified in the Orton Gillingham reading program. Kelly has previously served as a co-teacher in a 3s and 4s multi-age class, 4s co-teacher and on the Kindergarten team. She also taught at Liberty Elementary in Oldham County. Kelly and her husband, Lenny, enjoy spending time with their sons Owen and Campbell. In her spare time she walks and makes jewelry.
Molly Blacketer has been teaching for 8 years. She graduated from Indiana University with a degree in elementary education. She received a masters in reading from Indiana University Southeast. Molly loves teaching literacy and generating excitement around reading and writing in the classroom. She and her husband Trent have 2 year old twins, Campbell and Graham. She is excited to be in kindergarten at Second Pres!