Valerie Burns has been a member of New Life since the summer of 2016. She and her husband, John, were married in September 2015. Valerie graduated from Stephen F. Austin University in 2012 with an elementary teaching degree. She taught Kindergarten for three years in Center, Texas and first grade for 3 years at Bryan ISD. She will be staying home this school year to be with their first baby that is soon to arrive in September. Valerie enjoys getting to watch New Life's children grow and learn about God as they come to the Preschool.