KDCCC employs a highly trained and caring Staff to work with our children and families. We have 6 Staff Members and utilize Volunteers each day, who work along-side our Staff. To learn more about how to volunteer see our For Volunteers Page.

Kathy McNinch

Executive Director

Kathy brings a wealth of early childhood experience to the Center. She has been a Center Director for 30+ years, with almost 25 of those years spent here at KDCCC.

Heidi Albertson

Assistant Director & Lead Infant/Toddler Teacher

Heidi has a Bachelor Degree in Social Work from WMU. As the Assistant Director and Lead Infant/Toddler Teacher, she has been an integral part of KDCCC for over 22 years.

Beth Walters

Volunteer Coordinator

Beth has a Bachelor Degree in Marketing from WMU. She served on KDCCC’s Board of Directors and has been our Volunteer Coordinator for over 9 years.

Julie Chase

Preschool Teacher

Julie, our Preschool Teacher has over 15 years of early childhood experience working in preschool settings.

Liza, our Assistant Preschool Teacher, has a Bachelor Degree in Family Studies and a Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education, both from WMU. She brings with her more than 13 years of early childhood experience.