Faith Lutheran Discovery Teaching Team

Lily Strain, Site-Director / Lead Kinderstart 

email Lily Lily has her BS in Education from Augsburg University, with her MS in K-12 Education Administration. A MS in Business Administration is in progress from Minnesota State University-Moorhead.

Lily and her husband live in the Stillwater area, where they enjoy activities with their three sons.

“He has shown you, Oh mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God.” – Micah 6:8

Strengthsfinder Top Five:      Restorative Developer Harmony Includer Empathy


TBA, Lead Young Explorers Toddler Teacher


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Stephanie Everett, Assistant Teacher

Stephanie has a BS in Business Administration and a Certificate of Achievement- Promoting Quality of Early Years. She began teaching for LADC in Fall of 2018. 


Strengthfinders Top Five: Learner   Positivity   Strategic   Achiever   Self-Assuredness




Deb Robinson, Assistant Infant Teacher

Deb joined the Hosanna teaching team in the Fall of 2020. She has a degree in Business & Health from Concordia College/Moorhead MN.  She enjoys running and fitness activities, watching sports and camping with her family.

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct thy paths.”  – Proverbs 3:5-6




Ariel French, Lead Older Explorers Toddler Teacher

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Brenda Lindstrom, Assistant Teacher

Brenda joined the Discovery Center teaching team in 2018. She studied at Illinois State University. 

“For nothing is impossible with God.”  -Luke 1:37


Strengthfinders Top Five: Achiever   Discipline   Responsibility   Consistency   Empathy





Lucy Gillen, Lead Discovery Teacher


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