Laura Kvam

Teacher- Prek 4

This is Mrs. Kvam's third year with Mustard Seed.  She has taught this age group for four years.  She loves spending time with her family.


115 E. 5th Street (on the corner of 5th St. & Florence Ave)  Claremore, OK  74017

Susie Sumrall

This is Mrs. Sumrall's first  year at Mustard Seed.  Her daughter attends our Prek3 program.  In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family.

Tallery Briggs

This is Tallery's fifth year as Director.  Her educational background includes a Masters degree in Education with certifications in Elementary Education, Physical Education, Reading Specialist, English, and Administration.  Her oldest son recently graduated from Mustard Seed, and her youngest son attends the Prek2 program. Mrs. Briggs loves to lead her youth group, roller blade, run, read, attend church and above all, show God's love and be the best mom she can be to her boys.

Kirsten Sanders

Teacher- Infant/Toddler

This is Ms. Sanders second year with us!  Her daughter is in her second year in our infant/toddler program.  Ms. Sanders enjoys relaxing and spending time with family.

Liz Pace

Teacher- Prek3

This is Mrs. Pace's second year with Mustard Seed.  Mrs. Pace's daughter previously attended our Prek3 program. She enjoys watching her four children participate in sports, and her hobbies include anything from  Hobby Lobby!

Tonya Tipton

Assistant Director

This is her second year at Mustard seed. Her oldest son and daughter attended Mustard Seed. She's always wanted to work in a preschool, so she is super excited to be here. She's been married for 14 yrs and they have 3 beautiful children. In her spare time she loves shopping thrift stores, going to garage sales, crafting, and going on family outings.

Whitney Maslen

Teacher- Prek3

This will be her 3rd year at Mustard Seed teaching PreK3. She is married and has 2 sassy & opinionated children that keep her on her toes. In her spare time, she  likes to frequent junk stores, spend time outdoors, craft, and spend time with her family.

Kathy Oliver
Teacher-Prek 2

This is Mrs. Oliver's first  year at Mustard Seed.  She has had over 30 years of teaching experience.  In her spare time she enjoys gardening.