Laura Peterson

Laura and her husband recently moved to the Wilmington area from Durham, where she spent the last 20 years at Durham Academy as a Dean of Students, Admission Counselor, and Middle and Upper School math teacher. In addition, Laura has taught 2nd grade, as well as tutored students in mathematics at all levels during the […]

Liam Maley

Liam graduated from Wofford College with a double major in business economics and environmental studies. He has recently been accepted into the University of North Carolina Charlotte grad school for distance education, where he will work toward obtaining his NC teaching license. Liam has volunteered with AmeriCorps, worked with childcare companies, and with New Hanover […]

Laura Beasley

Laura worked as a substitute teacher for CFA before joining our faculty as a 2nd Grade teacher assistant. Laura was a Kindergarten teacher for Murrayville Elementary for 12 years. She received her BA in psychology and a K-6 teaching certificate from Meredith College in Raleigh. She then received her Masters in reading education from UNCW.

Elisabet Hamel

Elisabet will be the Teacher Assistant in Susan Mailey’s 2nd grade class. She is a CFA parent with four children, and has volunteered both at their schools and in the nursery at her church. Previously, Elisabet worked as a receptionist for Seaside Pediatrics in Bluffton, North Carolina.

Susan Mailey

Susan Mailey, a native of Roxboro, North Carolina, has lived in the Wilmington area for 9 years. She received a bachelors degree in Child Development from Meredith College in Raleigh, NC and has taught in pre-k and early intervention classrooms prior to joining the faculty of CFA, and after teaching Little Explorers at CFA Mailey […]