Mr Steve

Mr. Steve
Building Manager - Oakland Avenue & Williamsburg Drive
Steve has been with Little Jewels since the beginning of 2004. He is married with three children, two boys, and one girl. Steve came to us through McDonald's, where he met Julie Dobski. He worked there for 26 years. He loves children and enjoys music and trivia.

Laura

Ms. Laura
Administrative Assistant
Laura has worked with Little Jewels since 2014. She enjoys spending time with her husband and likes to read whenever she has spare time.

Ms Kaitlyn

Ms. Kaitlyn
Clerical Assistant
Kaitlyn has been with Little Jewels since 2020. She is a student at Normal Community West High School. Kaitlyn enjoys playing school and club soccer. She attends East White Oak Bible Church and enjoys being involved with the youth group, mission trips, and being a junior high leader. Kaitlyn hopes to pursue teaching in the future.

Jeanie

Ms. Jeanie
Kitchen
Jeanie has been with Little Jewels since 2018. She has been a cook in nursing homes, daycares, and restaurants for 20+ years. She loves to cook and eat!

Corey

Ms. Corey
Kitchen
Corey has been with Little Jewels since 2020. She is a mother of 3 wonderful kids, a son at NWCHS, and twin daughters who are nine years old. She studied administration and nutrition at Heartland Community College. Corey enjoys going to her children's track, cross country, and dance events, as well as reading, cooking, and yoga. She is a huge supporter and advocate for St. Jude's Children Research Hospital and volunteer.

Sophie

Ms. Sophie
Substitute Teacher
Sophie has been with Little Jewels since 2020. She is a Junior at Illinois State University with a majoring in communication, Sciences, and Disorders. Sophie hopes to one day work in a school as a Speech Pathologist.

Kylee

Ms. Kylee
Substitute Teacher
Kylee has been with Little Jewels since 2020. She is currently an Illinois State University student studying Speech-Language Pathology. In her spare time, she loves to practice photography and be outside. Kylee looks forward to getting to watch your kiddos grow!

Leah

Ms. Leah
Substitute Teacher
Leah has been with Little Jewels since 2017. She is a graduate from Illinois State University, majoring in Sociology. Leah loves spending time caring for the kids and working with their families!

Hannah

Ms. Kerrigan
Substitute Teacher
Kerrigan has been with Little Jewels since 2020. She is a Sophomore at Illinois State University, majoring in Early Childhood Education. She cannot wait to have her own classroom and teach all of the kids!

Katelyn

Ms. Katelyn
Substitute Teacher
Katelyn has been working with Little Jewels since 2019. She loves kids and teaching them new things. Her hobbies include golfing, shopping, and working out. A fun fact: she has 11 dogs back home.

Olivia

Ms. Olivia
Substitute Teacher
Olivia has been with Little Jewels since 2020. She is from Hinckley, IL, and is a senior at Illinois State University. Olivia is pursuing an undergraduate degree in social work with a minor in Children's Studies. Olivia has worked with children since she started babysitting at ten years old. She is excited to help your child grow and develop into the amazing child they are! Olivia is so excited to be a part of the Little Jewels Family!

Hannah

Ms. Hannah
Substitute Teacher
Hannah has been with Little Jewels since 2020. She is a Junior Elementary Education major at Illinois State University. She loves working at Little Jewels because she gets to make connections with the children and families and help positively impact their lives. Hannah enjoys walking her dog, Daisy, and reading new books in her free time.

Hannah

Ms. Kayla
Substitute Teacher
Kayla has been with Little Jewels since 2020. She is a junior at Illinois State University studying elementary education and is planning to teach 1st or 2nd grade. She loves working with kids and watching them succeed. In Kayla's free time, she likes being around family and friends and spending time outdoors.