Early Learning Center
Rachel Diener, director of the Early Learning Center, teaches the four-year old class and has been at the center since 1993. She holds a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from Goshen (Ind.) College and a Virginia Collegiate Professional License for teaching PreK through 6th grade.
Carmen Miller joined EMU staff as the Lead Teacher in the two-year old class at the Early Learning Center and as the Program Assistant in Campus Ministries. Carmen holds a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Eastern Mennonite University. She is a regular worship leader in her congregation and serves as a volunteer sponsor with the high school youth group. Carmen serves as the campus Celebration adviser. She also has background in a variety of teaching roles including outdoor environmental education, early childhood music, religious education, and homeschooling.