Meet our Office Staff Team


Audrey Gifford, Office Manager

Audrey comes to CCID from multiple states. She was born and raised in Texas, then went to BYU for a Bachelors in Recreation Management and Youth Leadership. She was then accepted into an Army internship through Purdue University with the Child, Youth and School Services. It was there she was able to serve military families in Alabama, Washington, and Colorado as a Program Specialist. She moved to Cache Valley in 2015, fell in love with it and plans to never leave. Audrey spent her first two years in Logan as a Staffing Manager/Recruiter for a local company. She loved her job but couldn’t miss an opportunity to serve families again.

Audrey has a son and daughter that she spends all her time with when not at school. She loves being outside, exploring, and playing with her kids.


Lynda Bear, Receptionist

Lynda was born and raised in San Jose, California. She moved to Cache Valley 12 years ago so that her husband could attend USU. She has a Bachelor of Music with an emphasis in Music Therapy from the University of the Pacific. Her love of music started at a young age when she discovered musical theater. Her main passion is singing, but she also plays the piano and guitar. Lynda is the mother of four children who all attend CCID. She enjoys reading, baking, traveling, and going on adventures with her family.