Cristal Varner has had over 30 years of teaching and administration in Early Childhood Education.
She has a Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education and her Bachelor's Degree in Child Development.
She has experience in mentoring teachers and classroom organizational skills and teaching strategies.
Cristal is also a member of the National Association for the Education of Young Children or NAEYC, a member of the Southern Early Childhood Association or SECA and a member of the Arkansas Professional Development Registry with over 300 hours of continued education in early education and administration.
Cristal is a native to Northwest Arkansas having been born and raised in this area. She is happily married and has four awesome children and two grandchildren. She and her husband have been foster and adoptive parents for the state of Arkansas.
She is knowledgeable about the Department of Human Services Licensing and The Better Beginnings Program through the state of Arkansas.