About All About Children Learning Center - Arbutus MD

Please take a moment to get acquainted with our staff.

All staff at AACLC have CPR, First Aid, and AED training, as well as Emergency Preparedness Training.

Jaimie Eckert - Founder of All About Children Learning CenterJaimie Eckert
Founder

Ms. Jaimie Eckert is the founder of AACLC. She has her hands full with 4 children of her own and a dog. She has her BA in Business and is Director Qualified by the State of MD. She is also Level 4 credentialed from MSDE. Ms. Jaimie adores children and loves to see them smile and learn while they explore the world. Her favorite phrase is “its all about the children.”

Heather Kuchta - Director of All About Children Learning CenterHeather Kuchta
Director

Ms. Heather has worked in the childcare field for 20 years and joined our AACLC team in 2019. She has a degree in Early Childhood Education and holds a credential Admin Level 2. Ms. Heather is married with one daughter and two dogs. On her free time she enjoys camping with her family.

Gail Frank - Office Manager of All About Children Learning CenterGail Frank
Office Manager

Ms. Gail Frank is our Office Manager and has been with the school since it opened in 2009. She has been happily married to Mr. Ed Frank for the last 53 years and has 3 children and 7 grandchildren. Ms. Gail is a retired Oncology Nurse at University of Maryland with an MA in nursing. Ms. Gail is here every day from the time we open to the time we close because she says she loves the family atmosphere of the center!

Ed Frank - CFO of All About Children Learning CenterEd Frank
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Ed Frank is the school's financial officer and in his spare time he does all our handy work at the center and takes care of our grounds as well. Mr. Ed has been here since the school opened and is happily married to Ms. Gail Frank for 53 years with 3 children and 7 grandchildren. Mr. Ed is also a retired Nurse from University of Maryland and has a BS in Nursing. Many of the children call Mr. Ed "Pop-Pop" and he says he loves to sugar them up and send them home!

Sean Frank - All About Children Learning CenterSean Frank
Maintenance & Laundry

Sean Frank is our center maintenance and groundskeeper here at AACLC! Sean has been with the company since its opening. He loves to spend time with his family when he is not at the center.

Klementina Kalachnikova - Teacher at All About Children Learning CenterKlementina Kalachnikova
Lead Teacher - Infant Room

Ms. Tina has been with our school since 2010 and is the Lead Teacher in our Toddler Room.  She has a Degree in Music from her native Tarousa, Russia, and has been working with children for over 20 years. She is Level 4 credentialed with MSDE. She is happily married to Leonid and has two grown children.  In between hiking and camping she loves to play with the children and nurture them.

Kristin Celano - Dance & Gym Teacher at All About Children Learning CenterKristin Celano
Dance & Gym Teacher

Kristin has over 25 years of dancing experience and has been teaching in the Baltimore area for over 15 years. She received extensive training in the art of dance at the Janette Brown Studio of Dance in the areas of ballet, pointe, tap, and jazz. She is the owner of KC Dance and Fitness, working weekly with the children at our center to provide fitness activities for all. She also holds an Associate of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education and is certified in CPR and First Aid through the American Heart Association.

Robin Massie - Childcare Assistant at All About Children Learning CenterRobin Massie
Childcare - Infant Room 3

Ms. Robin has been with our school since 2013. She has her preschool certification and is Level 3 credentialed. Ms. Robin, who hails from Pittsburgh, is engaged and has 2 children and 4 grandchildren. She has been in the field for 22 years and enjoys reading, helping others and watching the children flourish.

Angela Avery - Childcare Assistant at All About Children Learning CenterAngela Avery
Childcare - Infant Room 2

Ms. Angie is a native Baltimorean who lives with her husband Lenny and their 4 children and 2 grandchildren. She is Level 3 credentialed and has preschool and infant toddler certifications. She has been with our school since 2013 and when she is not here she is skating, swimming, reading and having fun with family.

Jourden Howard - School Age Teacher at All About Children Learning CenterJourden Howard
Teacher - 3's and 4's

Ms. Jourden is our Threes/Fours teacher. She has been with us since 2015 and is level 3 Credentialed. Jourden has her Preschool and School Age certifications. She enjoys time with her boyfriend and puppy, Cooper.

Alyssa Branham - Childcare assistant at All About Children Learning CenterAlyssa Branham

Alyssa has been helping in all of our classrooms since 2016. She has her Preschool certification and School Age as well. Alyssa is Level 3 Credentialed. She is currently in college pursuing her degree in social work. She loves hanging out with friends and her 3 cats Pumpkin, Zaeya, & Chloe. The best thing for Alyssa about working in childcare is watching them grow.

Desiree Rottman - Childcare at All About Children Learning CenterDesiree Rottman
Assistant - Toddlers

Ms. Desiree has been with us since 2018. She helps out in all of our classrooms, and is a recent graduate of Landsdowne High School. She is attending college for general education.

Erin Sulliva - Childcare at All About Children Learning CenterErin Sullivan
Childcare - Infant's & Toddlers

Ms. Erin is an infant and toddler teacher. She has over 20 years experience working with children, including two year olds and as a nanny. Erin holds her Preschool and Infant/Toddler certification. She is Level 3 Credentialed. She is a mom of four also!

Jennifer Heffler - Childcare at All About Children Learning CenterJennifer Heffler
Childcare - Infant's

Ms. Jenn is an infant teacher here at AACLC. She is Infant/Toddler, School Age and preschool certified. She has worked with children for over 15 years. Ms. Jenn holds a Level 3 Credential. She enjoys spending time with her family on her free time.

Crystal Lebon - Childcare at All About Children Learning CenterCrystal Lebon
Childcare - 3's

Ms. Crystal joined us in 2019. She is our 3 year old teacher. She has been working in the field for over 25 years and holds a Preschool and Infant/Toddler Certification. She enjoys spending time with her dogs, watching football, movies, camping, parks, and being outdoors. She loves and enjoys working with children.

Mautrice Hemsley - Childcare at All About Children Learning CenterMautrice Hemsley
Childcare - 4's

Ms. Mautrice works in our Pre-K classroom. She is level 4 credentialed and holds a Preschool, Infant/Toddler and School Age Certifications. She loves spending time with her son in her free time.

Summer Dart - Childcare at All About Children Learning CenterSummer Dart
Childcare - Toddlers

Ms. Summer is our toddler teacher from Baltimore MD who joined us in 2019. She has been in childcare for over 10 years and holds Preschool, Infant/Toddler and School Age Certification. Ms. Summer holds level 4 credential. She enjoys spending time with her daughter and family.

Alice Norsworthy - Childcare at All About Children Learning CenterAlice Norsworthy
Childcare

Ms. Alice joined us in 2019. She is an assistant in various classrooms in the center. She is currently enrolled at CCBC to pursue her degree in Early Childhood Education.

SavannahMalinofsky - Childcare at All About Children Learning CenterSavannah Malinofsky
Childcare

Ms. Savannah joined us in 2020. She is a floating aide in our classrooms. She enjoys time with her newborn daughter when she isn't spending time with AACLC kids.

Jessica Blumenfeld - Childcare at All About Children Learning CenterJessica Blumenfeld
Childcare

Ms. Jessica is a graduate of Lansdowne High School. She joined us in 2020. She will be attending CCBC, pursuing a teaching certification.