President: Paul Van Kempen
Hi. My name is Paul Van Kempen and I am excited to be serving on the board this year. My son Ian is in the 4s am class and My wife, Shanna, and I have two other kids: Ben (8) and Ellarie (2). I am the Associate Pastor at the church attached to the preschool and my wife works at Community Action House. We are looking forward to a great year!
Recording Secretary: Danielle St. Clair
Bio coming soon!
Tuition Chair: Erica Bosman
Hi! My name is Erica Bosman. I will be your tuition chair this year at FPP. This is my family's second year with FPP and my first serving on the board. My husband, Josh, and I have three boys: Caden (17), Thijs (5), and Palmer (3), who will be in Miss Jenny's am class this year. We are Holland lifers and love the community along the lakeshore. We're looking forward to an exciting year!
Treasurer: Krista Burgett
Hi! My name is Krista Burgett. I joined the First Presbyterian Preschool family when my oldest daughter Madison went through the 4-year-old program last year. This year I am very excited to introduce my youngest daughter Caroline to the 3-year-old class. I will be serving on the board as Treasurer. We have had a wonderful experience at the preschool and everyone has been so helpful guiding our kids through the transition into a school setting while still prioritizing play!
Vice President: Amanda Marsman
Hi! My name is Amanda Marsman. I have been a part of the FPP community for the past 8 years and have enjoyed serving in many roles on the board. I have 5 kids, the last of whom will join the 3s class next fall. I love the close-knit, community feel of our preschool, some of which happens through the special events I get to help plan as the social chair! I look forward to another year of fun and fellowship.Contact: email@example.com
Scheduling: Faye Owen
Hello! My name is Faye Owen and I am the scheduling chair for FPP. I am a FPP alumni, and I love that my kids get to be involved in this amazing program! Our son Cooper was in 3's & 4's and started kindergarten this Fall. Izzy, our middle child is in the 3's all day program this year. We also have Sullivan, our youngest. My husband Jordan and I both were born and raised in Holland and are so lucky to call it home!
Purchasing: Shauna Speet
My name is Shauna Speet, my son Charlie attended First Presbyterian the last two years, and now it's my daughters turn! Emmy could not be any more excited to be in Miss Jenny's morning class this year, She already has her favorite shirt picked out for the first day! We have absolutely loved our time here in this amazing preschool community!
Newsletter/Website: Carolyn Buck
Hi, I am Carolyn and I have graduated three kids from FPP and my fourth child, Asher, will be in 3's AM this fall. My older kids, Micah, Charlotte, and Jadon. I work full-time for a sustainability company in Grand Rapids. We have lived in Holland for five fabulous years and enjoy hiking, reading, and endless projects in our fixer upper home. Looking forward to spending this school year serving your family!
Health Chair: Amy Smith
My name is Amy Smith. I am a Registered Nurse with past experience as a school nurse and currently as a pediatric nurse at Holland Pediatrics. That is just one reason I am excited to serve as Health Chair for FPP! My son Wes attended FPP for two years, and my daughter Louisa is looking forward to attending next year. My husband Ryan and I love the FPP community and are delighted to continue to be a part of it!