Our Directors & Teachers

Ashley Bobo
Executive Director
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Ashley has worked at Grand Kids since 2005 and has been our director since 2010.

Kim Vella
Site Director
0-3 Building
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Kim has been with Grand Kids since 2007 and has been our assistant/site director since 2010.

Anja Kliss
Site Director
3-6 Building

Anja has worked for Grand Kids since August of 2020 and has been our site director since 2021.

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Emily Haberkorn
infant
Lead Teacher
0-3 Building
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Emily has worked at Grand Kids since 2017 and is the Lead Teacher in the Infant Room.

Caroline Kaestner
Toddler
Teacher
0-3 Building

Caroline started working at Grand Kids in March of 2021 and is one of the Teachers in the Toddler room.

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Kristen Cahalane
Jr. Preschool
Lead Teacher
0-3 Building
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Kristen has worked at Grand Kids since 2006 and is the Lead Teacher in the Jr. Preschool Room.

Eric
Johnson
Preschool
Lead Teacher
3-6 Building
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Eric started at Grand Kids in 2017 and is  the Lead Teacher in the Preschool Room and Program Director for both sites.

Kristen
Doll
Pre-Kindergarten
Lead Teacher
3-6 Building
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Kristen started at Grand Kids in the fall of 2019 and is the Lead Teacher in the Pre-Kindergarten Room.

Lacey
Ganes
 Infant
Teacher
0-3 Building
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Lacey started at Grand Kids in the fall of 2019 and is  the Assistant Teacher in the Infant Room. 

Tricia
Hammond

Assistant Teacher
0-3 building
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Tricia has spent her summers working at Grand Kids since 2017. She winters in Arkansas and works at a school there as well.

Allyson
Liner,
Jr. Preschool
Teacher Aid
0-3 Building
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Allyson started at Grand Kids in the summer of 2018 and is  the Teacher's Aid in the Jr. Preschool Room. 

Sylvia
 
Finley
Preschool
Assistant Teacher
3-6 Building
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Sylvia started at Grand Kids in January of 2021 and is the Assistant Teacher in the Preschool Room. 

Sophia Richardson
Pre-Kindergarten
Assistant Teacher
3-6 Building
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Sophia started at Grand Kids in September of 2020 and is the Assistant Teacher in the Pre-Kindergarten Room. 

Betha
Cochran
Assistant Teacher
0-3 Building
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Betha started working part time at Grand Kids in August of 2020. She helps out all classrooms in the 0-3 building.

Claudia Asenjo
Assistant Teacher
3-6 Building
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Claudia started working part time at Grand Kids in January of 2021. She helps out all classrooms in the 3-6 building.

Now Hiring,
Assistant Teacher
3-6 Building
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We are currently interviewing for the role of Assistant Teacher in the 3-6 Building. Please email your resume to grandkidschildcare@gmail.com if you are interested.