Kiddie City Child Care Community • 280 E. 206th St. Euclid, Ohio 44123(216) 481-9044

Jennifer Boger - After graduating from Mentor High School’s Early Childhood Education Department and prior to joining us at Kiddie City, Jennifer worked in all aspects of early childhood education – latchkey, special needs, for profit, and Head Start

Completed an associate’s degree in ECE at Lakeland Community College

In 2013 Jennifer received her BA from Kendall College with a concentration in Infant/Toddler and Special  Education.

Jennifer’s Accomplishments at Kiddie City:

Stabilized our young center – enrollment and staff – after the departure of our first director and has helped us reach 100% occupancy with waiting lists in classrooms today

Embraced our nonprofit mission and has eagerly adapted to and is continuing to learn nonprofit organizational skills

Led the expansion (including a renovation) of a building next door to our origional center – almost doubling our enrollment of students and increasing our staff numbers by 50%. In 2016 led the move to the former Lincoln Elementary school builing, doubling our numbers again!

Guided our center to receive advanced Step Up to Quality star ratings – currently 5 Stars

Applied for, received, and currently administers a Cuyahoga County Universial PreK program and CEOGC Head Start enhancements for our children

Co-Founded the Eastern Cuyahoga County Child Care Network (ECCCN) – a group of child care center directors and staff who meet to collaborate on family projects, center concerns, a unified voice to ODJFS, staff in-service collaboration and the promoters of quality early childhood education in eastern Cuyahoga County

Instrumental in the recognition of Kiddie City as a Network of Partnership Schools Promising Practice for 2011

Successful Fundraiser organizer – raising money for Kiddie City’s children’s summer educational enrichment activities

Encourages and/or oversees Kiddie City’s participation in community organizations such as the Foster Grandparent Program,  training site for ECE students (both high school and community college),  Euclid Chamber of Commerce, Creating Healthy Communities (Ohio State Extension), infant/toddler playground project for the City of Euclid, and the E. 200th Street Stroll - a yearly city event

Carole Mozeleski (Gramma M) – Carole is the owner of our previous infant/toddler building on Wilmore and has been a successful business owner for many years.  Gramma M is a tremendous advocate for children and their families and has recently moved back to Ohio to renovate her Kiddie City building at the corner of Wilmore and E. 200th Street as a personal residence and as a home for a new organization - Village Volunteers.  This group will promote volunteering in Euclid.

Sherrie Zagorc (Mrs. Z)  Board Member – Sherrie is a retired (30 years) Family and Consumer Science Teacher (Home Ec/Parenting and Child Development) at Mentor High School.  She left a food service career in 2006 with Sodexho Jones Day/Lubrizol to begin her dream as a child care center employee.  The holder of a Master’s Degree in Education from Cleveland State.   Mrs. Z is the chairperson of our neighborhood’s E. 200th Street Stroll committee.  Sherrie was honored to be selected as the  2010 Kiwanis Citizen of the Year, the Euclid American Legion Post 343 Citizen of the Year, and the recipient of the Euclid Hospital/Cleveland Clinic Community Service Award.  Sherrie also represented Kiddie City in Project Access - a capacity building program of the Cleveland Foundation.   Sherrie received Northern Ohio Area Chambers of Commerce Bright Star 2012 award for Euclid's Chamber of Commerce.

Infant 1 Room

  •  Patrice Sledge (BA)
  • Tiffany Yarletts (CDA)
  • Valentina Vasili (BA)

Infant 2 Room

  • Cailin O'Donnell (AA)
  • Joyce Ashman (BA)
Toddler 1 Classroom
  • Mariah White (CDA)
  • Aaliyah Andrews (CDA)
Toddler 2 Classroom
  • Sylvia Finnie (CDA)
  • Janita Thomas (CDA)

Pre School 1 Classroom

  • Alison Lewis (BA)
  • Liz Fay (AA)

Pre School 2 Classroom

  • Valeria Hughley (CDA)
  • Laura Asseff (BA)
  • Maria Terranova (BA)

Preschool 3 Classroom

  • Barbara Francis-Crawford (AA)
  • Rhonda Franklin (CDA)
  • Patrice Sledge (BA)

School-Age

  • Joe DiBartolomeo (BA)
  • Dayna White, Assistant Director (CDA )(AA)( BA Student)
  • Charlee Robinson,Office Assistant(AA)
  • Jennifer Garza, Curriculum Specialists (MA)
  • Toni Kranek (MA)
  • Helen Shelby (MA)
  • Tierra Houston, Food Service Staff (CDA)
  • Shamari Perkins, Substitute
  • Olivia Stovall,(College Student) Substitute
  • Nicole McCoullough (BA)
 
  • Christine Spikes - Chairperson, School Therapist, Social Worker, and a Euclid Resident
  • Sherrie Zagorc - Secretary, Co-Founder of Kiddie City (biography listed above under co-founders)
  • Meg McGarry -  Euclid resident with Economic and Fund Development Credential
  • Lynnore Walker - A Mentor for CEOGC Head Start
  • Angelique King - Former KC Parent, KC Grandparent and Registered Nurse in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District, and a Euclid Resident
  • Donna Nycum - Social Worker, Achievement Centers for Children
  • Carole Mozeleski - Kiddie City Co-Founder
  • Joan Hamm - Executive Director of Kids First of Cleveland - a nonprofit, early childhood education facility in Cleveland
  • Tom Evert - Founder and Executive Director of DancEvert, professional dancer, dance teacher and correographer
 
  • Janie Mitchell
  • Mary Butler-Scott
  • Georgia Naylor

 

Learn more about the Cleveland Foster Grandparent Program.