Best Frisco Preschool Staff
Ms. Chris Duncan is the owner and Executive Director of the Frisco School of Music and Performing Arts, and the Licensed Director of Frisco Creative Arts Preschool. She has been a School Director and independent music teacher in the Dallas area since 1978.
Ms. Chris is an advocate for family involvement in continued learning, and brings energy, enthusiasm and a joyful love of teaching to her lifelong pursuit of excellence in music and preschool education. Ms. Duncan lives in Celina, TX and has two grown boys - one whom is a working jazz pianist.
Ms. Bekah recently moved to the Frisco area from Abilene, with her young son. She has a degree in Business Administration and lots of experience in child-centered businesses, helping families choose programs to build success for their young children, plus experience in many office situations including organizing and running large- scope summer camps, medical and restaurant. Fun Fact: Bekah has teaching and organizational experience in the children's professional softball world (she is a high level player herself!), providing instruction, promoting strong work ethic and teamwork, developing skills of young athletes, and more!
Lead Academics Teacher
Ms. Briannah was raised in Denton, Texas. After high school she decided to study Early Childhood Education at Collin College, and found her passion in teaching young children, especially ages 3-6. She loves working with young students, and also teaches pre-ballet in our after-school program on campus. Ms. Briannah challenges each child to reach their full potential here at Frisco Creative Arts Preschool!
Lead Art Teacher
Ms. Elizabeth (Izzy) is a photographer who was raised in rural Missouri. She received her Bachelor's degree in Art with a minor in Art History at Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi in December of 2018. She’s worked as a cartoonist, a photographer, a gallery assistant and has produced art-related, digital content. Miss Izzy is excited to work alongside your student and foster their creativity!
Lead Dance Teacher
Ms. Cassidy grew up outside of Chicago, IL, and has been dancing and obsessed with cheer and tumbling since the age of 5. Since then she has participated in local and state competitions, choreography, studio and school dance teams and more. Cassidy moved to Texas in 2019 and is passionate about teaching young children, and brings her 15+ years of dance experience with her to inspire a love dance in our students here at Frisco Creative Arts Preschool.
Lead Musical Theatre Teacher
Ms. Leah is a musical theatre performer, dancer and choreographer from Mansfield, TX. She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Texas Woman’s University. She has been teaching performing arts for ages 3 - teen since 2012. Ms. Leah has performed in an assortment of productions across DFW, including roles include Grease (Marty), A Chorus Line (Connie Mackenzie), and 9 to 5 (Ensemble). She is an award winning choreographer with shows featured all across Texas. From a young age she has always studied music through school choir and vocal lessons. Ms. Leah’s passion for performing and singing carried her onto a bigger stage as an adult and she is so excited to work with your child and build their passion for the arts here at Frisco Creative Arts Preschool.