Meet Our Team

Our well qualified and loving child care teachers have demonstrated a true love and passion for educating children. Prior to employment, all Kiddy Kollege staff receive a KBI background check and current staff also:
  • Have current Pediatric First Aid and CPR Training
  • Receive formal training in Child Development, Childhood Illnesses, Signs of Abuse and Neglect, Preventing Head Trauma, and Administering Medication
  • Teachers in our Infant Classrooms receive Safe Sleep training
  • Mandatory annual professional development training
  1. Ms. Melissa (Director)
    Ms. Melissa is the director at the Country Acres location. She has been in the child care industry for over 20 years and has devoted most of her adult life to loving on and teaching children. Melissa holds an Associate Credential from the Council of Professional Recognition for Infants and Toddlers and has nearly completed her degree in Early Childhood. She has 3 children of her own.
  2. Ms. Kim (Pre-K)
    Ms. Kim is Lead Pre-K teacher at Tyler Rd and oversees our curriculum planning including finding new & exciting ways to introduce new concepts to our kids. She has been teaching for over 18 years and takes her role of kindergarten readiness very seriously. She loves watching children master new skills. Kim is the mother of 2 and enjoys reading, baking, & watching movies.
  3. Ms. Erika - Program Admin
    Ms. Erika facilitates all operations at all locations for Kiddy Kollege and is the Director at the Tyler Rd location. Erika loves being a wife & mother to her 5 young children. With over 12 years of experience in child care, she is a passionate advocate for our youth & believes all children have the capacity to learn & grow. She holds degrees in Early Childhood, HR, & Accounting.
  4. Ms. Ashley (Preschoolers)
    Ms. Ashley is the Lead Preschool teacher & also training to be the Assistant Director at Tyler Road. She has been working with kids in an educational setting since 2014 and is working toward her degree in Early Childhood Education. Ashley’s favorite part of working with children is being a part of their growth and achievements.
    Ms. Tasha (Preschoolers)
    Ms. Tasha is the Preschool teacher at Country Acres & is also training to be an Assistant Director. She’s been in early education for 4 years. She loves watching children grow & learn new things daily. She enjoys creating art & being silly with her kids. Ms. Tasha says the best thing about working with children is that they can teach you just as much as you can teach them.
  6. Ms. Jade (Toddlers)
    Ms. Jade is the Lead Toddler teacher at Tyler Road. What started out as babysitting for family and friends quickly transpired into a love for children and watching them conquer new skills and milestones. Jade has taken formal Early Childhood education courses and is in love with her new profession. It’s not work when you love what you are doing.
  7. Ms. Bethanne (Toddlers)
    Ms. Bethanne is the Lead Toddler II teacher at Country Acres. She’s been working with children for 5 years & loves watching them learn through play & exploration; she is passionate about helping younger generations succeed in learning. Miss Bethanne is looking into ECC classes to further her education to provide the best service to the children in her care.
  8. Ms. Katherine (Infants)
    Ms. Katherine is the Lead Infant teacher at Tyler Road. Her love for children began as a babysitter for family and friends. In highschool she received some formal training in Early Education & was a nanny for a family of multiples before joining our team.. She enjoys infancy & says the joy she receives from caring for the youngest of learners makes all of the hard work well worth it.
  9. Ms. Donnette (Infants)
    Ms. Donette is the Co-Lead Infant teacher at Tyler Road & has been in the child care industry for over 21 years. Ms. Donette has raised 5 children of her own & chose the childcare field because she feels teaching is in her blood. Her father gave her a Phonics book as a child that she would take & play school with her neighbors she’s been hooked ever since.
  10. Ms. Haley (Floater)
    Ms. Haley is one of our floaters. She enjoys children of all ages, but after working as a floater at the Tyler Rd location and volunteering in her church nursery she has found her passion to be spending time in the infant room taking care of babies. Haley loves taking pictures, scrapbooking, and singing in her church choir.
  11. Ms. Amy (Toddlers)
    Ms. Amy is the Toddler I teacher at Country Acres. She has 3 sons and originally chose early education to be able to spend time with her family. Ms. Amy ran multiple highly rated military daycares for 17 years; she had one in California, Hawaii, Guam and North Carolina. She recently moved to Kansas and joined the Kiddy Kollege team.
  12. Ms. Kelsey (Admin Assist)
    Ms. Kelsey is the Administrative Assistant for Kiddy Kollege. She is relatively new to Wichita, originally from Iowa. Kelsey graduated from Northwest Missouri State University with her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. She enjoys spending time with her family & exploring the big city of Wichita. She also loves to have fun & make people laugh by telling the best “Laffy Taffy” jokes.
  13. Mr. Tony (Maintenance)
    Mr. Tony is the husband of Erika (Admin) and shares her passion for youth. He floats between all locations and takes care of maintenance. Tony is also our part time transportation bus driver and cook. In his free time, Tony is a volunteer coach for youth basketball and is beloved by all children for his sense of humor.
  14. Ms. Destiny (Toddlers)
    Ms. Destiny is the Co-Toddler teacher at Tyler Road. She has been in Early Childhood Education for four years. She started with her church nursery and has not looked back. She loves watching the different levels of growth when working with kids. Destiny is working towards having her own classroom and is attending courses to gain her CDA for accreditation.
  15. Ms. Le (Preschoolers)
    Ms. Le is the Co-Preschool teacher at Tyler Road. Le is the mother of 2 young children and has been in Early education since 2011. She has experience with special needs children and believes children are the happiest humans and loves being a part of their joy. Le is currently working toward gaining her CDA for preschoolers.
  16. Ms. Dianne (Floater)
    Ms. Dianne is one of our floaters and has been working with children for over 25 years. She currently holds her CDA for Infants & Toddlers and has a degree in Art and enjoys doing projects with children. She loves watching kids create masterpieces and learn through creativity.
  17. Ms. Hayleigh (Infants)
    Ms. Hayleigh is the Lead infant teacher at country acres. She is currently working towards her degree in early education and has always had a love for working with children and enjoys the many milestones she gets to witness and contribute to in the infant room.
  18. Ms. Kathy (Pre-K)
    Ms. Kathy is the Pre-K teacher at our Country Acres location. She has enjoyed working with children for the last 30 years. She has 3 children and also had the honor of helping to raise half of El Dorado in her home facility she had for 25 years. She loves spending her days within the classroom; teaching and taking care of littles, making them laugh, and giving lots of positive affirmations while they’re away from home.

Join Our Team

We are always looking for fun-loving early childhood staff for our facilities. To apply please download the application below, print, complete, and either mail to the address below or email to:
Employment Application