Meet the Faculty and Staff

Katie Lewis
L/S EAP Explorers Assistant Teacher, Head Cheerleading Coach
Phone: 945-3151 Extension: 253

Katie graduated from the University of Tennessee with a bachelor's degree in communication and a minor in speech. An experienced childcare provider, Katie worked as a childcare associate at Fitcare Lifecenter in Huntersville, N.C. for two years, caring for infants through 8-year-olds. Katie joined the FCDS family in 2007 as a pre-k teacher in the Lower School. In 2011, she began working to coordinate and launch a new parent-child play program, FCDS Sprouts, alongside Serah Haley. Currently an assistant pre-k teacher, Katie also serves the Lower School as an administrator of Gesell developmental placement tests.

In addition to her passion of teaching children, Katie is also enthusiastic about her role as the FCDS cheerleading coach. She has a background in competitive cheer, traveling nationally to attend competitions and participate in events such as the Macy’s Day Parade and the New Year’s Day Parade in London. She also worked as a professional cheerleader for the Tennessee Thundercats.

Katie and her husband Rob have two children: Cody (FCDS 2021) and Skylar (FCDS 2022).