Our Team

Rev. Spencer Swain

Executive Director

Spencer is co-founder and leads Families First with a genuine concern for people. His commitment to protect the welfare and increase the quality of life for families is evidenced by over 12 years of progressively responsible leadership roles with young children and families, and as a parent himself. He has a Master of Divinity with a concentration in Counseling from Erskine Theological Seminary and a B.A. in Business Administration with a minor in entrepreneurship from the University of South Carolina. Spencer also has his Early Childhood Education Administration degree.

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Aurora Swain

Director of Operations

Aurora supervises all programs and implements new program initiatives, overseeing evaluation efforts and model fidelity. Aurora is the leading advocate for Hispanics in Cabarrus County, has multiple certifications and experience for over 12 years implementing evidenced-based programs. Aurora has a B.S. in Systems & Industrial Engineering with a Minor in Marketing from ITESM (Monterrey Tech), Monterrey, Mexico.

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Krystal Gonzalez

Assistant Director

Krystal is our Assistant Director of Operations and Family Coordinator. Families First thrives because of her strong leadership and communication skills, and her ability to motivate and inspire everyone she comes In to contact with. She is incredibly passionate in working families who find themselves in all sort of circumstances, may be struggling or just in need of assistance.

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Parent as Teacher Educators


Cabarrus Bilingual Preschool @ Lockhart

  • Ms. Michele

    NC Pre-K Lead

  • Ms. Mayra

    NC Pre-K Teacher Asst.

  • Ms. Ivanize

    Teacher Asst.

  • Ms. Frances

    Location Manager

  • Ms. Donahue

    Teacher Asst.

Cabarrus Bilingual Preschool @ Central

  • Ms.Sequita

    NC Pre-K Lead

  • Ms. Abigail

    NC Pre-K Teacher Asst.

  • Ms. Yoxi

    Lead Teacher

  • Ms. Janet

    Teacher Asst.

  • Ms. Carolina

    Location Manager

Cabarrus Bilingual Preschool @ St. James

  • TBA

    NC Pre-K Lead

  • TBA

    NC Pre-K Teacher Asst.

  • Ms. Marlene

    Location Manager

Families First Cabarrus County

Families First

985 Central Drive NW
Concord, North Carolina 28027

office@familiesfirstcc.org
704-786-5613