Meet the Staff

Butterfly Room (6 weeks to 8 months old)

Lead Teacher

Ms. Thresa
Thresa is married to Dave and they have four daughters: Karen, Lisa, Sara, and Julie. She got her bachelor’s degree at ISU with her degree in Special Education. Thresa has a love for babies, which is why she chose to work in the infant room.

Assistant Teacher
Ms. Jessica

Jessica is a life long Bloomington resident. She has been working with children since she was 14. She has many years of experience with all age groups. Jessica enjoys spending free time with her family which consists of her two beautiful daughters- Jocelyn, Jaylie, and her husband Josh. Jessica loves children and is so excited for the opportunity to be a part of your child's life. 


Assistant Teacher
Ms. Leah

Leah is an undergrad at ISU studying middle level education. She loves babysitting, teaching, and any activity that allows her to work with children and their families. In the past, she has studied abroad in Florence, Italy, which is still one of her favorite destinations. She is so happy to be a part of the Little Jewels community and is looking forward to getting to know all the bright faces.