Faculty & Staff

These are the incredible folks working with our children. Click their names to learn more about each of our instructors and friends. In addition to these loving and caring instructors, there are countless volunteers, parents, ACAP Board Members, and Biltmore UMC staff who help keep Asheville Creative Arts Preschool running smoothly behind the scenes.

In Our Classroom
These are our daily instructors who work in our classroom every single day.

Kylee Rose Frye
Preschool Director
& Primary Instructor

Lillie Kolman
Classroom Instructor
& Board Certified Music Therapist

In Our Office
The important job of working in the front office to answer phones, check entrances, and help keep our children safe.
Cassie Morrell
Biltmore UMC Office Administrator

Friends of ACAP
These instructors are friends of the preschool. These qualified community leaders may visit our classroom to provide special workshops or services on occasion.

Sarah Reavis
Classroom Instructor

Lenora Thom
Music Instructor

Chuck Taft
Music Instructor

Kristen Kershaw Swanson
Speech and Language Screenings & Therapy

Melodie Meadows
Speech and Language Screenings & Therapy

Nicole Croisant
Music Therapist (Smoky Mountain Music Therapy)

Jennifer Lingle
Educational Consultant (Owner/Founder of Autism Educates)