Lara DawsonLara Dawson is one of our K3 teachers. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education in Nashville, Tennessee. After graduation in 2008, she started teaching in a Montessori school and worked with many different age groups. She then worked as a lead toddler teacher in a private Christian school and coached high school cheer leading.

Lara grew up in Nashville Tennessee and is now loves living in Mount Pleasant with her husband and two year old, Riley. She is thrilled to become a part of the Coastal Christian family.

Her favorite Bible verse is Philippians 4:6:

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.”

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