Selene Nelson, M.Ed – Preschool Director
Selene Nelson is a dedicated leader in education with more than 20 years of experience in leadership, education, and business. She is committed to upholding CCA’s high standards of excellence, safety, and success. She earned her Associate’s Degree in Business Management from Victor Valley Community College, where she graduated as the Valedictorian. Building upon her foundational knowledge, she pursued a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Business Management with an emphasis in Servant Leadership from Grand Canyon University, graduating Summa Cum Laude. Continuing her passion for education, Mrs. Nelson completed childhood and early education training at Arizona Christian University and a Master’s of Education Degree at Regent University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude in 2023.
In addition to her role as Principal, Mrs. Nelson also serves as an instructor at CCA, teaching High School Bible. Her dedication to nurturing students’ spiritual growth and providing a well-rounded education is evident in her commitment to teaching.
Hobbies: When Mrs. Nelson is not at work, she cherishes spending quality time with her husband and daughter, frequenting the local library, park and dancing to silly songs. As an avid reader, Mrs. Nelson finds solace in fiction novels, particularly Christian mysteries, dramas, and “girlfriend” books. She also enjoys cooking, and is a self-proclaimed food enthusiast.
Favorite Bible Verse: Too many to choose from! But this year’s favorite is…1 Corinthians 15:58 (NLT), “So, my dear brothers and sisters, be strong and immovable. Always work enthusiastically for the Lord, for you know that nothing you do for the Lord is ever useless.”