Ms. Meriam Hester is a phenomenal teacher and a blessing to the NEA teaching staff. Ms. Hester has over 30 years of experience teaching pre-school children and four years of daycare leadership. In the short time she has been at NEA, our kindergarten students have demonstrated growth in phonics, letter recognition, and word recognition. Ms. Hester loves to go camping, engage in arts and crafts, and decorating. She is furthering her studies at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Ms. Hester has brought a wealth of experience and creativity to our kindergarten class and we are proud to have her at NEA!!