About Me and Thee Studios
We are a husband and wife team. We love the Lord, love our children, and love to teach.
- Music - Franklin is the Praise, Worship, and Media pastor at Central Christian Church in Portales. He began piano at age 7, received his BS and MEd from ENMU in Portales, his Kodaly certification at the University of Oklahoma, and was selected as a Golden Apple Teacher of the Year in New Mexico in 2008. Franklin taught in the public schools for 16 years before resigning in May 2014.
- Early Reader Collection - Marea resigned after teaching 1st grade for 17 years to homeschool our 2 youngest children. Marea is nationally certified in Reading Recovery®, received her BS from Howard Payne University in Brownwood, Texas and her MEd from ENMU. She was selected as a Golden Apple Teacher of the Year in New Mexico in 2010.