Mrs. Schwanda was born in Homestead, Florida and grew up in Palm Bay, Florida. After graduating from Melbourne High School she received her CDA and 40 hours from Eastern Florida State College. Mrs. Schwanda has been teaching preschool since 2006 and has been with BCS for 3 years. Mrs. Schwanda has been attending Bethany Church since 2009. Church is also where she met her husband Matt. Together they have two children, one of whom attends Bethany Christian Preschool.