Meet Our Staff
Karen Dees - Owner (MommaK)
Karen is a hands on owner. Karen has her bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education as well as a Early Care and Education credential. She has served as president for the Alabama Association of Licensed Early Care and Education and the Gulf Coast Child Development Association. Karen is a member of the Baldwin County Childrens' Public Policy Council, NACCP, AALECE and GCCDA.
Karen is married to Randy they have 6 children and 3 grandchildren.
OSR Pre-K Teachers
Ms. Michelle - OSR Lead Teacher Pre-K
Michelle is the lead teacher in the public Pre-K four program. She has her bachelor's degree in Early Childhood education. Michelle lives in Daphne. She is married to her husband, John and they have one son.
Ms. Dominique - OSR Assistant Pre-K
Dominique has been with the team for 6 years. She is the aide in our public Pre -K four program. She has complete her CDA. She has two sons and lives in Mobile with her husband.
3 and 4 year old Preschool
Wanda has been in childcare for over 20 years. She lives in Fairhope with her family. Wanda has her CDA in Early Childhood Education as well as over 30 years experience.
Ms. TJ lives in Daphne with her family.She has her CDA and several hours of extensive training. She has 3 girls and lives in Daphne with her husband Fred.TJ. has her degree as a nurse assistant and currently works for the Baldwin County Board of Education. She continues to serve as our on call nurse and assist with health screenings.
Ms. Tammy - Lead Teacher
Ms. Tammy is currently working on her CDA. Tammy has been in the childcare industry for over 15 years. Tammy lives in Fairhope with her family.
Vanessa holds a degree in Early Childhood Education.