John 3:30

“He must become greater and greater and I must become less and less.”

Mrs. Missy VanBennekom

Professional Biography

I graduated in 2003 from Kuyper College with a Bachelors Degree in Social Work.  Upon graduation I worked as the Director of Alpha Women’s Center in Grand Rapids until I became a mom.

Personal Biography

I married my husband Joe in 2003, a week after graduating from college.  We lived in Greenville, MI when we were first married and moved 3 times again until we settled in Hudsonville in 2012.  We have five children, all attending HCS. Our family attends Fair Haven Church.  We enjoy riding bikes, going camping and attending all kinds of sporting events: soccer, football, baseball and swimming!

Philosophical Biography

I am so excited to work in the Nature-Based Preschool and be in awe together of all that God has made!  I am passionate about empowering EVERY child to reach his/her potential and to discover and build upon the strengths that God has given each and every one of them.