Learn more about our staff at Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academy of Clayton!
Chelsea Whine serves as the Administrative Director for Kids ‘R’ Kids of Clayton. Chelsea graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Family and Child Development and has been with KRK for 3 years. Chelsea chose early education because it is the foundation of learning. She loves seeing the impact early education has on students as they grow older. Outside of work, you can find Chelsea spending time with her family and two boys.
Customer Relations & Events Director
Roseanne Schroetter serves as the Customer Relations & Events Director and has been with the company for 11 years. Roseanne obtained her associates degree in general education working toward bachelor’s degree in business management and elementary education. Roseanne chose KRK because she loves the mission “Hugged First, Then Teach”, she has always been a firm believer in building relationships and bonding with the children and their families, and this mission holds true to that. In her free time, Roseanne enjoys spending time with her two boys and her family visiting local farms/zoos.
Amanda Benson serves as the newest addition to the KRK management team. After obtaining her degree in Education from NC State University, Amanda has spent the last 6 years in early childhood education. She chose KRK as her career because she loves the KRK motto, “Hug first, then teach”. She loves finding what makes each child unique and forming lasting bonds with her students and their families. "KRK offers a warm and fun environment that fosters a love for learning!". Amanda is from western NC and outside of work, she is a huge animal lover and owns 2 dogs (Jackson and Lana). She loves to watch the Carolina Hurricanes, read, loves all things Disney!
Heather Stowe is the Curriculum Coordinator at Kids ‘R’ Kids Clayton. Heather has been with KRK for almost 6 years and loves watching and being a part of the growth, she sees in the children each day. In her free time, Heather enjoys spending time with her husband and spunky 2-year-old son named Ryder at the racetrack or at home catching up on their favorite tv shows!
Ashley Langley serves as the Curriculum Coordinator with Kids 'R' Kids Clayton. From Knighdale, NC, Ashley moved to Clayton after obtaining her Bachelor of Science in Birth-Kindergarten and has been a member with the KRK family for 5 years. Ashley chose KRK as their educational components aligned with hers as both a teacher and parent. "KRK believes in the development of the whole child and I wanted to be apart of shaping our communities future through teaching little minds." Outside of work, she likes to spend time with her husband and 5-year-old daughter. With her family, Ashley likes to explore downtown Clayton, take mini vacations, and have Friday movie nights!
Jessica Asay is the Business Administrator with Kids ‘R’ Kids of Clayton. Working numerous roles throughout the years, Jessica has been with KRK for 10 years and says KRK has become family and she loved who she works for. Jessica is currently working to obtain her associates degree in Early Childcare Education. When she has free time, you can find Jessica with her two children on a ball field somewhere.
Learn more about a career at kids 'r' kids
We are extremely proud of our excellent staff, teachers and directors! If you are interested in becoming a part of our teaching team please contact us and we will be happy to speak with you regarding a new career in the field of early childhood education.
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