Meet the Staff

Support Staff

Kitchen
Ms. Connie

Hello my name is Connie. I'm married with 3 grown children and 6 grandchildren. I've been a chef and kitchen supervisor for 23 years. I love being around children. I ran my own state licensed day care for 10 years before taking culinary classes.

Kitchen

Ms. Brittany

My name is Brittany. I married my husband Daniel on August 19th, 2016! I have a six year old stepdaughter and her name is Camdyn. We have a 6 year old pit bull and his name is Diesel and he is thebiggest baby. My birthday is October 11th.

 

 

 

 

 

Front Desk
Ms. Megan

Hi I'm Megan and I'm a Senior at Normal Community High School. This will be my first year working at Little Jewels and I'm very excited for this opportunity at Little Jewels and have a strong love for children of all ages! In my soare time I enjoy volunteering, making others happy and babysitting!


Substitute

Ms. Kerigan

I have always enjoyed being around kids. I have 9 nieces and nephews. I am currently attending Heartland Community College. My favorite things to do are golf and spending time with family. I absolutely love working at Little Jewels and look forward to coming in every day!


Substitute Teacher
Ms. Therese

Hi! My name is Therese and I have been a member of the Little Jewels family for over a year now. I work as a substitute teacher and I love getting to interact with all the different students and families. I am currently a student at Illinois State University studying elementary education with an English as a second language endorsement and I am extremely passionate about working with children. I feel so blessed to have the opportunity to work with the Little Jewels children and family and I can't wait to meet you!

Substitute Teacher
Ms. Dawn L.

My name is Dawn Leman. I graduated from Bradley University with an education degree and moved to Bloomington/Normal in 1994. I've been married 24 years to my husband Darin. We have four children: David-23, Drew-21, Rachel-19, and Becca-17. I was a stay-at-home mom to them for 13 years before I started substitute teaching for Unit 5 schools in 2006. I divide my time between Unit 5 and Little Jewels trying to make sure those classrooms are full of happy and healthy children that are ready to learn!

Substitute Teacher

Ms. Emma

 

Substitute Teacher

Ms. Loreta

My name is Loreta. I am currently studying at Heartland Community College and plan to continue at ISU after. I come from a large family with 5 other siblings and I love working with kids, dancing, played basketball in high school and enjoy cooking in my free time.

Substitute Teacher

Ms. Tiana

 

Substitute Teacher

Ms. Maggie D.

 

Substitute Teacher

Ms. Diamond

 

Bus Driver

Mr. Roy

 

Roy was born in Bloomington at St. Joe Hospital. He is a graduate from Bloomington High School and enjoyed working at Steven's Bakery and Merle Pharmacy while in high school. After high school he attended keyboarding school and some prgramming and accounting classes at ISU. He then oved on to work for Carbery & O'Roake for 13 years after graduating as their computer operator. In 1963 he married Sue and they have been married for 34 years. They have five children: Jan, Angie, Beth, Stephanie and Steven. Together they also have eight grandchildren. Roy worked for Calvary Baptist Church in Normal for 36 years befire he retired. He is loving his current adventure as a bus driver for Little Jewels!