Meet the Directors

Director Jen Bauchspiess
Jen joined the Kids Crossing team in 2021. She has her Bachelors in Biblical Studies and Missions. Jen has many years of directing children's church and early childhood education.  She has a passion for foster care and making sure all children are loved and feel accepted. 
Assistant Director Heather Simon
Heather joined the Kids Crossing team in 2019.  She studied Early Childhood Education and completed multiple training certificates. Heather is passionate about creating learning environments where children feel safe, loved and ready to learn. 
Assistant Director Grace Scott
Grace joined the Kids Crossing team in 2020. She has her Bachelors degree from the University of Northern Iowa. Grace is passionate about building relationships with our daycare families and kids.