Roxanne Byrd is our Assistant Cook as well as a Floater. She loves working with children because she loves to see them grow and learn new things. She loves to watch their little personalities develop. Her favorite book is The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Holly Gingerich is one of our Floaters. She loves hearing how the kids are doing, what they are learnings and seeing their expressions while talking with them. Her favorite book is The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Jane Jacobs is our morning Receptionist as well as one of our Floaters. She loves to learn something new from children every day. She said “It always surprises me what they will say. I love their honesty!” Her favorite book is The Cat in the Hat.
Darlene Judd is our Librarian. She loves working with children because “they are special little individuals with different personalities.” She loves to watch them grow and develop. Her favorite children’s books are The Little Old Lady That’s Not Afraid of Anything and Millions of Cats.
Robin Kirby is our Head Cook. She does not work directly with our children as much as she once did, she interacts with them mostly at meals times. She loves the conversations she has with them. She said “I enjoy listening to their conversations amongst each other, they are just so innocent.” The saying “Laughter is the best medicine”, is even more true when it comes from a child. Her favorite book is There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly.
Jessica Hackman is one of our Floaters. She loves having conversations with children, singing songs and playing games with them. Se said “they teach me to not take things so seriously.” Her favorite children’s book is Miss Nelson is Missing.
Thelma Kramer is our Receptionist. She enjoys working with children because they are such unique individuals and can be so much fun. Her favorite children’s book is Stone Soup.
Lexie Blanchard is one of our Floaters. She loves working with children because “I love the moment when you see a child connect or learn something new.” Her favorite children’s book is Pig the Pug.
Kathy Zeiders is our Financial Assistant. She loves working with children because she loves to hear their funny stories. Her favorite book is Nancy Drew.
Veronica Brown is one of our Floaters. She enjoys working with children and watching them grow. She believes that it’s very important that, while children are away from their parents, kids are being cared for and treated as the special little gifts that they are! She said, “Whenever I am with children, I care for them as if they were my own. I also enjoy learning from them as well. There is never a dull moment.” Her favorite children’s book is Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.
Rachel Horak is one of our Floaters. She loves working with children because she loves watching them be creative. She also loves playing games and doing puzzles with them. Her favorite children’s books are The Magic Treehouse series.