Director of Student Teaching and Field Placement; Program Advisor, Secondary Education; Assistant Professor, School of Education

Teaching at Cairn since 2011

Rebecca Cella


  • MEd, Cabrini College
  • BS in Secondary English Education, BS in Bible, Cairn University


Becky Cella teaches English composition, literature and arts of the Western world, and teaching English in the secondary school.

Prior to joining Cairn University, Ms. Cella taught English at International Christian High School and Esperanza Charter High School, as well as Sunday School at Riverstone Church in Yardley, PA.

She has been on missions trips to Belize and Liberia, West Africa, and has a passion for using effective classroom management to reach at-risk students. She and her husband, Matt, have two children: Gavin and Grayson.

Additional Information

Academic Specialties & Interests:
Urban education, especially promoting learning through effective classroom management

Professional Goals:

  • To earn a PhD in Education or English

Personal Interests:

  • Running
  • Reading
  • Cooking
  • Home renovation and decoration

Ministry Involvement:

  • Member of Yardley Bible Fellowship: Women’s Bible study, small group, teaching Sunday School

Book Recommendation:

  • Hinds’ Feet on High Places by Hannah Hurnard
  • Same Kind of Different as Me by Denver Moore

Teaching at Cairn since 2011