Staff

 

Amy Arredondo, Director and Lead Preschool Teacher
  My name is Amy Arredondo. I started working at Grandkids in August of 2017. Before coming here, I was the manager of a child care center in Morton for 4 years. I attended Minneapolis Community and Technical College and Inver Hills Community College before moving to Morton in 2006. I have over 7 years of classroom experience as an assistant teacher as well as a lead teacher in various classrooms. My husband Tim and I have 5 children and 4 grandchildren. In my free time I enjoy golfing, vacationing, and spending time with family and friends.
Shandel Sell, Lead Toddler Teacher
  My name is Shandel Sell. After graduating high school from the Comfrey Public School, I went on to earn a degree in Child Development through SCTC-Mankato in 2005. I worked for 3 years in the Comfrey daycare before starting at grandkids in May of 2007. My husband Josh and I have two children; Colten and Kinsley. I enjoy 4-wheeling and spending time with family and friends.
LeeZa Moe,  Infant Teacher

 

 

 My name is LeeZa Moe. I started working at Grandkids in 2012 as a high school aide and substitute teacher. After earning an associates degree in Early Childhood Education In 2014 I left Grandkids to take on a lead Toddler Teacher position at a center in New Ulm. After realizing how much I missed grandkids, I returned in 2016 as the Infant Lead Teacher. In my spare time, I enjoy watching dirt track racing, reading, spending time with family and friends and weekends at the lake.
Lisa Anderson,  4 to K and VIk Teacher
  My name is Lisa Anderson. I started working at Grandkids/VIK in November 2006. I have a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education with a specialty in Pre-Primary Education. I have been working in child care/early education field since 2008. I live in Springfield with my husband Jay. I like to spend most of my time with family and friends. In my free time I enjoy helping my husband on his black Angus Farm here in Springfield, taking my dog Harley on runs, reading, gardening, and participating in local 5Ks.
Liz Jensen, Part-time Teacher
Liz Jensen My name is Liz Jensen. I have worked at Grandkids for the past 10 years. Over the years I have had the opportunity to work with all age groups. Currently I work in the infant, toddler and preschool rooms each week. My husband Josh and I have two daughters. Haley is a freshman in high school, and Kelsey is in 5th grade. During my free time I enjoy reading, golfing, hiking and spending time with family at our lake cabin.