Patricia L. Rau (Patty) joined the Child Care Center in 1999 as Senior Staff, Pre kindergarten Program. She was promoted to Assistant Director one year later and in September, 2003, she was promoted to the position of Director, Child Care Center, when this position became available. Patty has over thirty years of experience in the child care area. She has served as a teacher's aide, senior staff - 4 year old teacher, senior staff - 5 year old teacher, as well as Program Director. Patty has a heart for children -- and a life of service in their development. Bethany Lane Baptist considers Patty a "gift from the Lord;" a gift that is opened daily as she ministers to our little ones!