Kids Inc Staff

Co-Director Emily S:

I have worked for Kids Inc for the last 12 years.  In the last year I have taken the position of Co-Director.  My family inlcudes 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 the last year I have taken on the positon 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 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.

Head Toddler Teacher Kalley L:

I recently graduated from Ridgewater College with my licensed Practical Nursing Degree.  I am currently studying for my boards and hope to specialize in pediatrics. My family includes my mom, dad and brother. I have many hobbies including shopping, swimming, and riding on the four wheeler. In my free time I enjoy hanging out with my family and boyfriend.

I started working at Kids Inc in August 2017 bringing a year of experience working with kids with me. 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.

Toddler Aide Jennifer R:

 I am a mom of 5 grown up kids. I also have 2 dogs that keep me busy! My favorite thing to do is go camping. I love to cook and spend time with my family.

Preschool Aide Elsie G:


I am a recent high school graduate, I come from a family of 5 sisters, and 1 brother. We also have 3 pets: 2 dogs, and a cat. I enjoy doing crafts with kids. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family, sewing, painting, drawing, and reading.



Aide/Assistant Teacher Rylee Q: 

 I am a recent high school graduate.  I am currently enrolled in the Pre-Vet program at Ridgewater College.  I have worked at Kids Inc for a little over 3 years. My family includes my mom, dad, step dad, 3 sisters and 2 brothers. I also have 5 dogs, 2 cats, 2 hedge hogs, 5 cows and many chickens. In my free time I like to read and go rollerblading. I love working with kids!


 Head Infant 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. 




Experienced Aide All Rooms Janice R:

     I have worked at Kids Inc since February 2019.  I enjoy the energy and excitement in all the children at the center while they are playing and learning. I love seeing their big smiles and lots of hugs. Before Kids Inc I worked at a daycare in Elk River, MN for 32 years. Outside of work I enjoy biking and going out to the lake. 


School Age Aide Mikayla H: 

I am 16 years old and a Junior in High School. I play soft ball for the Hutchinson Tigers. I enjoy playing with children and teaching them new things. I love all the energy kids have. In my free time I enjoy playing sports and spending time with my youngest nephews. 




School Age Teacher Allyson C:

I am 20 years old and have worked at Kids Inc in the summers for 3 years. I love spending time outdoors, on the lake, with my friends, and with my dog Wesley. I have always had a passion working with kids and this job has helped me make the decision to become a teacher.


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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