Kids Inc Staff

Co-Director Emily S:

I have worked for Kids Inc for the last 15+ years.  In the last year I have taken the position of Co-Director.  My family includes my husband and our 3 children.  We love spending time together and going on new adventures!  In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family and being outdoors!

I love kids because they are imaginative and full of energy. I love all the “love” given by them! My favorite activities to do with the kids are play games, snuggle, coloring, and reading books.

Co-Director Heidi B:

I have worked at Kids Inc on and off since April 2008, in 2019 I took the position of Co-Director. Before this, I worked at Hutchinson Park Elem and Cokato Elem. as a substitute. I have my Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education K-6. My family includes my Husband Seth and I,  we also have 1 dog named Ruby. My hobbies are hiking, fishing and biking. I love being outdoors! In my free time I like being with my family, camping, being on the lake, and bonfires with friends. 

My favorite activities to do with the kids here at Kids Inc are playing card games and board games. I love kids because of their enthusiasm and excitement. I love hearing their imagination!



 Preschool Class Teacher Rhonda S:

I have 4 children and 7 grandchildren. I also have 1 cat! I have over 35 years of experience working with children in addition to my BS in Education. I have worked at Kids Inc since roughly 2001. I love to work on crafts in my free time, along with reading and going camping!

I love kids because they are all unique and little sponges ready to absorb everything! My favorite activity to do with the kids at Kids Inc is play games                                     with them.


Preschool Teacher Jada L:

I enjoy being with family. I enjoy going on walks with my dog Nala. Helping others makes me happy. I love to travel. I love working with children of all ages.




Asst. Teacher Tynisa L:

Hello! I am Tynisa. In my free time I like to color, hangout with friends, and watch TV. I enjoy working with kids and I’m excited to help the kids here. I live in Litchfield with my family and dog Jax.



Asst. Teacher Tylee P:

~I love to hang out with my family and my dogs!

~In my free time I enjoy reading, painting and baking!

~My favorite activity to do with kids is reading books and doing puzzles!





Lead Toddler Teacher Kalley L

Hello, I have been working at Kids Inc since 2017. My fiancé and I just bought a house in Atwater, MN. Some of my hobbies include traveling (Florida of course), reading, and hanging out with friends and family. I love being the toddler teacher and enjoy helping the toddlers grow and making a difference in their lives. I love working with kids because they brighten up my day and are always funny—no matter what they are doing! My favorite activities to do with the kids here are playing outside with them and reading books.



Aide Toddler Jonah D:

Hey guys, I’m Jonah!  I am currently a teachers aide.  Some of my hobbies include playing drums and guitar and pretty much anything music related.  I have 2 cats.  My favorite car is a 2016 Subaru WRX.






Lead Infant Teacher: Stephanie R.

I am a native of Hutchinson. I am married and have two kids. I love to read and fish. I was in swimming  and diving in high school. I love everything Harry Potter. I lived in the Harry Potter castle in England for a semester. I love traveling the world. I have a bachelors of Arts in Psychology and minor in Community Psychology from St. Cloud University.




Teacher Dana B:

I have been married for 5 ½ years. My husband and I bought a house here in Hutchinson. I am excited to be working here. I had my own home childcare for 5 ½ years. I enjoy listening to music, spending time with family and friends. I also enjoy reading books. My favorite books are historical.






Teacher Michelle M:

I graduated from Hamlin University with a Bachelors degree in Creative writing and a Minor in Linguistics in Saint Paul. I grew up in Hutchinson in an in-home daycare and have been taking care of children since I was a child myself. While I lived in Chicago I was able to nanny for a family of 3 children for 5 years. I currently live on a farm and love it! I have been working at Kids Inc since Sept. 2019 in the infant room. My favorite activity with kids is reading books. I love kids because they have new perspectives on everything! I learn as much from them as they do from me.   


Infant Experienced Aide Jaimie E.:

 I have worked at Kids Inc since Nov. 2017.  I enjoy being with the Infants watching them grow and explore. Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my husband and our dogs. 





Aide Lyndsey H:


Hello! I have 2 cats. I’m married and have 1 child. I enjoy crocheting and watching movies. I graduated from Iowa Lakes Community College & Ridgewater College for Psychology. My favorite holiday is Halloween,  I enjoy watching football, and my favorite season is fall.


Afternoon School Age Teacher Jordan L:

Hello! I’m excited to get to hang out with you all in the afternoons! I have spent 12 years in ECE Centers as Assistant, Lead, & Director positions. I live by Biscay on a farm w/my husband & cats. We like to go camping, spend time w/family & anything that involves an adventure! My Education is in AAS in Child Devel. & Admin.. BS in Youth & Family Studies, and MS in Human Services.



Afternoon Aide Taelyn P:

Hello! My name is Taelyn and in my free time I like to be with my friends, family, and dogs! My favorite activity is coloring and being outside! After high school I will be attending PCI for cosmetology school. I currently attend Hutchinson High school. 



















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Kids, Inc.
Phone: 320.587.5437

Opening Hours:
Monday: 5:30am to 6:15pm
Tuesday: 5:30am to 6:15pm
Wednesday: 5:30am to 6:15pm
Thursday: 5:30am to 6:15pm
Friday: 5:30am to 6:15pm