Jennifer Wood started at FBC Benton in March of 2019. She currently serves at Director of Children's Ministry as well as Director of First Steps PDO. Jennifer's background includes experience in church based daycare, private Christian academy, and Special Education within the local school system. Jennifer made the transition to ministry after spending a couple of years at home with her daughter Eleanor, after her adoption from Taiwan in 2017.
Ms. Jennifer holds various training certificates on top of her years of hands on experience. She is also certified in First Aid & CPR. Ms. Jennifer graduated from Bradley Central High School in 2009, Cleveland State in 2010, and is one year short of completing her Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education.
Ms. Jennifer has been married to her husband Blake for 10 years and has been a Mama to Ella for 5. Her family loves board games, their gold retriever Buzz, and all things Disney! Most importantly they love working together to show others the love of Jesus!
Ms. Cheyenne is a mom to two children ages one and four. In her free time she coaches the Polk County Bobcats Cricket Cheer Squad. She loves being outdoors and taking vacations to the beach. Cheyenne is also active in her church Children's Ministry. Cheyenne was chosen to work with our smallest students due to her nurturing personality. We know that she will love her students and be an excellent teacher!