Faculty and Staff

Our teachers bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to Moorings Presbyterian Preschool. Our staffs’ talents and outstanding qualifications make Moorings Presbyterian Preschool the special place it is.  All teachers hold a bachelor’s degree early childhood education, child development or a related field.  More than half our staff holds advanced degrees in early childhood education, child development or education. One hundred percent of our faculty has numerous years of teaching experience, in public and private schools. 

Working in unison, our teachers are the pillars of the Moorings. Our faculty works together as classroom teams.  They incorporate current research and ideas into their planning and daily practice.  Our faculty participates in 10-15 hours of continuing education each year.  All faculty and staff are background checked through the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and F.B.I. and hold current certification in First Aid and CPR.

Director: Mrs. Nanette Rathbun

Mrs. Rathbun holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech Pathology/Audiology and Special Education from Ashland University and a Master of Arts degree in Elementary Administration from the University of Akron. Mrs. Rathbun has resided in Naples for 20 years and has been the director of the preschool for eight years. She is married and the mother of three sons.

Email: NRathbun@mooringschurch.org

The Best of Professionals

At the Moorings Presbyterian Preschool our teaching staff brings to the program a wealth of experience in early childhood education, as well as a deep commitment to our young students. We have worked together to develop a learning environment that is both challenging and nurturing. Most importantly, we believe that children learn best when accepted and encouraged by the adults around them, whether at home or school. Be assured Moorings is a happy place to grow and learn.

  • 90% of our teachers hold Bachelor’s degrees in Early Childhood Education or Child Development;
  • 60% hold Master’s degrees in Early Childhood Education or Child Development;
  • 6 % hold a CDA certificate;
  • 100% of our specialists hold degrees in their respective fields.

The Moorings Presbyterian Church, in its outreach to the larger community, has blessed us with a safe and pleasant environment.  We are fortunate to enjoy the use of the Sanctuary, Baker Family Life Center, and Moss Hall.

We understand the importance of good communication and are always interested in knowing of special events and happenings within your family. We encourage you to visit us at the preschool and join in school activities.


Faculty & Staff

 Mrs. Barbara Graefe  2 Year Old Teacher

Mrs. Barbara Graefe

2 Year Old Teacher

 Mrs. Moira Reynolds  3 Year Old Teacher

Mrs. Moira Reynolds

3 Year Old Teacher

 Mrs. Carol Robinett  Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Mrs. Carol Robinett

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

 Mrs. Susan Kramer  3 Year Old Teacher

Mrs. Susan Kramer

3 Year Old Teacher

 Amy Salrin  Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Amy Salrin

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

 Deena Folz  Office Assistant

Deena Folz

Office Assistant

 Mrs. Stefanie Doyl  Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Mrs. Stefanie Doyl

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

 Rebecca Dermody  3 Year Old Teacher

Rebecca Dermody

3 Year Old Teacher

 Mrs. Mariann Martino  Teacher's Aide

Mrs. Mariann Martino

Teacher's Aide

 Holly Tucker  Three Year Old Teacher

Holly Tucker

Three Year Old Teacher