Celeste and her husband, Craig, have been married for almost 29 years and have 2 children. Celeste has taught in some type of Children’s Ministry for over 40 years.

Celeste has a degree in Elementary Education from DBU. She worked with struggling readers for many years, eventually becoming a Certified Academic Language Therapist. Her love for working with children with dyslexia inspired her to get a Master of Education from Mississippi College.

She is also an instructor at L.E.A.D., teaching others to become Certified Academic Language Therapists and work with students with dyslexia. In 2016, Celeste opened a school for children with dyslexia, located at More2Life Community Church, called Hope Academy for Dyslexia.