Staff

Lorraine Miller is a 1974 graduate of Fairwood Bible Institute. She is a mother of two grown children who are alumni of CCPS&K. She has been involved with Chestnut Christian Preschool & Kindergarten since it opened in 1983. Prior to becoming the director and administrator of the school in 1995, she worked with children ranging in ages from 3 years to 6th grade for the New Boston public school system. She lives in New Boston with her husband, Alden.

Jennifer Judd teaches the kindergarten class. She lives in New Boston with her family. Her three boys are all CCPS&K alumni and are now students at New Boston Central School and Goffstown Middle and High School. She has been with the school since 2007. Her undergraduate degree was in Animal Sciences and Education and she acquired her masters in 1993.

Mary Thompson began teaching the 4 year old class in 1995. She lives in Goffstown and is a mother of two grown children. Mary graduated from Notre Dame College in Manchester with a degree in Early Childhood Education and Child Development.

Kristen de Matteis came on staff in 2010 and teaches the 3 year old class and helps with the 4 year old class. She lives in New Boston with her husband Sacha and three girls, Sofia, Olivia, and Eva. Kristen holds a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education from New England College in Henniker, NH.

Denise McCalvey helps in all the classes. She lives in Goffstown. Her daughter, Jillian, is an alum of CCPS&K. Denise has worked at Chestnut since 2001. Her organizational skills as well as her love for the children make her a valuable asset to our school.

Rachael Robinson lives in New Boston and is currently taking classes working on her degree in early education. She helps teach the Kindergarten class and works wherever she is needed helping with all the classes.

Taryn Lennon lives in Bedford and has two girls who are or have gone through the school. She is assisting with the four year old class.

Maureen Ryder lives in New Boston and currently has a grandson in the school. She is assisting with the three year old class.