Cheryl Nalian has a degree in Early Childhood Development and Liberal arts. She has continued education at Oakland University and has attended other additional training and seminars for art and education. Cheryl has worked with children for over 25 years. Her experience includes child care center director and working in preschool programs and elementary-age programs for Troy Public Schools. She is very active at her church where she has helped in Sunday School classes, Awana and taught homeschool art classes. Cheryl has been married over 21 years. Her husband is a missionary and founder of The Stand Strength team and has a doctorate in Theology. They have been homeschool parents for over 10 years. Cheryl believes children learn best when using all their senses and she incorporates this in her lessons. Her goal is to help children develop a love of learning.