Children First Team

Meet the Directors, Get Employment Info

Jaime Grant – Director

Jaime became the Director in September 2011. She has been working in the Early Childhood Education field since 1997. She is a graduate of Concordia University of St. Paul, Minnesota with a Bachelor Degree in Child Development. Jaime has worked in Head Start and Early Head Start programs as a teacher and a manager before joining the Children First team.

Sherry Coffman – Assistant Director

Sherry has been working with Children First since December 2007. She became Assistant Director in 2012. Sherry not only carries the role of the Assistant Director but she is also in charge of setting up all of our special events and she teaches Chapel to our 3-5 year olds twice a week.

Judith Epley – Business Administrator

Judith joined our team in July 2014. Before working with us Judith worked over in the HFUMC Church office as a receptionist and Ministry Team Assistant. She has a degree in Accounting. Judith is in charge of all of our payments and billing. She works part time.

Sandy Sumey – Receptionist/Enrollment Specialist

Sandy joined our Children First team in April 2012. Sandy is the one that everyone sees when you walk in the door. Sandy is there to help answer any questions you may have or direct you to the correct person or place. Sandy keeps track of our enrollment and conducts all of our tours for our new prospective families.

Interested in Employment?

We love to have people work for us who love children and have a background in working with infants, toddlers, and preschoolers.


If you are interested in working for our center please complete the application form and email it back to Jaime.grant@hfumc.org or come and drop it off at the center. Please make sure to specify what type of position you are interested in.