Ann has 20+ years of experience in the field of early childhood education. She holds a bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education from Pittsburg State University. Previous work experience includes 6 years as a director at a Christian early learning center, having served as its assistant director for 7 years prior to that. When not shaping the lives of children at the ACC, Ann loves to spend time camping with her husband and two sons.
Andi has been with Asbury since 2018. She chooses to work with children because she loves witnessing the authentic pride they find in their accomplishments. She intends to acquire a business degree and open her own childcare center in the future. Her other passions include spending time with friends, collecting plants, and drinking way too much coffee.
Yvette has an Early Childhood Education Degree from the University of Kansas. She has been with Asbury since 2009, but has been in childcare for more than 20 years. While she loves interacting with children of all ages, she especially loves working with infants. Yvette has been married for 20+ years. She and her husband have two sons and one daughter. One of her favorite pastimes is cheering for the Jayhawks, and spending time with her family!
Martha has worked with Early Childhood students for over ten years and has been with Asbury since 2014. She is working on her AA in Early Childhood Education at KCKCC, and loves working with the infants in the ACC!
Dianne comes to the ACC after working 13 years at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. She retired from there to spend more time with her family, especially her grandchildren! She loves working with children and seeing their precious smiles!
Bre has been in childcare for eight years, working with a wide range of ages. Bre is Montessori certified and continually expanding her knowledge through classes. She thinks it is so delightful getting to know each child individually and watching them grow and blossom with each milestone is so rewarding.
Gabi has been around kids her whole life, so she knew Asbury would be a perfect fit for her. She loves watching the toddlers learn through play and seeing their personalities develop over the year. Her hobbies include painting, buying new shoes, and spending time with her friends and family.
Miranda has worked with children for a large portion of her life - babysitting, nannying, and in childcare settings. She just moved to Kansas from Florida where she received an AS in Early Childhood Education. She has worked with children of all ages and loves seeing the differences in the way they learn and grow. In her free time, Miranda likes to read books and be outdoors!
Sophie has been working with children since 2016, and hopes to continue working with them for as long as she can. Sophie loves working with kids because they always find a way to brighten her day and bring a smile to her face. She really enjoys watching all of the kids grow and getting to be there to help them. In her free time, she's most likely playing with her dog, Bubbles, or hanging out with her nephew. Sophie also loves spending time with family and friends, painting, drawing, being outdoors, and watching movies.
Wendy is a Kansas City native who graduated with her A.S. in Early Childhood Education from JCCC in 2004, and has been teaching in the field for over 20 years. Wendy lives in Strawberry Hill with her husband and their two dogs, Benny and Bear. Wendy loves teaching because children are the ultimate enthusiasts about everything. She loves watching them learn and getting to know their unique personalities.
Lilly has been around kids and working with them her whole life. She has always had a huge passion for them! She loves watching them grow, learn, and thrive as they navigate the world around them. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.