DirectorMiss Katie graduated from Rasmussen Business College as a Child Care Specialist. She worked at St. Joe’s/St. Therese for over 12 years. Katie also was a part time PCA for over 15 years and was a nanny for many families throughout her life. Katie has always had a passion for working with children and their families. When she was young, she was always babysitting and volunteering at elementary schools and childcare centers. Katie enjoys trips to the cabin with her family and friends and has a daughter who attended Precious Little Blessings. She loves being a mom and an Auntie to all her nieces and nephews.
Katie has been with PLB since October of 2016
Director of Education/Toddler TeacherMiss Carrie is a graduate of Martin Luther College, receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, and is a Minnesota state licensed early childhood teacher. Carrie was a childcare teacher for a year working with children ages 2-12 in Wisconsin. For the past four years, she has served as the four and five-year-old preschool teacher and director at Christ Lutheran Preschool in Bison, SD. Carrie is very excited for the opportunity to serve her Savior and the families here at Precious Little Blessings!
Carrie has been with PLB since December 2019
Infant Teacher Miss Kelli lives in Glencoe just three blocks from Precious Little Blessings. Kelli and her boyfriend Chris, have two boys Devin and Garrett, and a dog, Casper. They love spending time at the lake. Kelli also enjoys reading, gardening, biking and just being with her family! Kelli has 13 years prior experience working with children. She was a PCA for children with special needs; has worked in childcare centers and ran an in-home daycare. She loves children and watching them grow and learn. Recently she started attending school to get her CDA.
Kelli has been with PLB since August of 2016
Infant TeacherMiss Bethany is from Lester Prairie, MN. In her free time, she likes spending time with family and friends, playing volleyball, fishing, camping and photography. Bethany enjoys working with and being around children. She has worked in childcare for 2 years. Bethany’s goal is to possibly get a degree in Early Childhood Education.
Bethany has been with PLB since January 2021
Infant AideMiss Katie G. is attending Ridgewater College of Willmar for Healthcare. She loves babysitting and just hanging out with children. In her spare time, Katie G. enjoys trapshooting, hanging with friends and family and spending days at the cabin.
Katie G. has been with PLB since July of 2021
Preschool TeacherMiss Katilyn is a graduate of Ridgewater College in Hutchinson for Early Childhood Education. Katilyn has been around children and babysitting for many years. In her free time, she likes to spend it with her family and pets and being outside enjoying the weather.
Katilyn has been with PLB since May 2016
Preschool TeacherMiss Sammy graduated from Ridgewater College, Hutchinson with an Associates in Early Childhood Education. She lives in Hutchinson with her boyfriend, Caleb and are currently expecting their first child! 🙂 Sammy has 3 dogs, Ryn, Nova and Oreo. She enjoys time at the park when not too busy with life. Sammy’s love for children comes from her 8 nieces and nephews!
Sammy has been with PLB since January 2021
Miss Angie lives with her husband Dave, two sons Kyler and Colin and their two dogs Dexter and Axle. In her free time, Angie loves to travel and go camping. She loves to go 4 wheeling with their Polaris SXS Trail Ride and enjoys nature all summer. Angie and her family go ice fishing as much as they can in the winter.
Angie has been with PLB since August of 2021
Miss Miranda lives in Hutchinson with her husband and son William. In 2013 she graduated from Alexandria Technical Community College with an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education. Miranda has 7 years’ Teaching experience working with all age groups (infants, toddlers, and preschoolers). In the past 5 years she has been a Center Director and Education Supervisor at a Head Start Center. Miranda loves to watch the children grow and learn different things each day along with connecting with families. During her free time, she enjoys being outside and spending time with her family and friends.
Miranda has been with PLB since January 2021
Toddler AideMiss Zoie lives in Brownton, MN and graduated from GSL in 2020. She has many siblings, 5 dogs, 2 horses and 1 cat. In the future Zoie plans on attending college and furthering her education in early childhood development.
Zoie has been with PLB since April 2021
Substitute TeacherMiss Hannah is attending Ridgewater College in the Paraprofessional Program. She has always loved working with children and has experience babysitting. In Hannah’s free time, she enjoys the outdoors and hanging with her family.
Hannah has been a substitute for PLB since September 2020
Substitute TeacherMiss Brooke is a college student at St. Catherine University in St. Paul. She is majoring in psychology and plans to earn a master’s in occupational therapy. Brooke enjoys spending time with her family and friends and playing with her cats. She has a younger brother and four young cousins who she babysits. Brooke loves children of all ages!!
Brooke has been a substitute for PLB since November 2020
Substitute Assistant TeacherMiss Beth (better known as Mima) is an aspiring retiree. Beth spent 30 years at Scott County working with teen parents and youth, 13 years at St. Francis Hospital as an aide and a health monitor coordinator. She has a B.S. degree from Mary College Bismarck, ND. Beth is enjoying life as “Mima” and taking vacations as often as she can!
Mima has been a substitute for PLB since February 2020
Substitute AideMiss Tiffany is from a small town in Texas and has been in Minnesota for a little over a year. She has two children, who she adores and loves with all her heart. Tiffany is engaged and cannot wait to marry the love of her life! 😊 Her favorite color is purple and she loves owls. Tiffany likes sports, but volleyball is her favorite! She enjoys doing fun things with her family, her family is everything!!
Tiffany has been a substitute at PLB since May 2021
Substitute AideMiss Katie F. lives in Watertown and is attending Ridgewater College. She is pursuing her Healthcare Administrative Assistant Degree, with hopes to become a surgical tech someday. Katie F. has been babysitting for 6 years and loves being around children. She enjoys spending time with her family and boyfriend, being outside and playing board games.
Katie F. has been a substitute at PLB since July of 2021
Volunteer TeacherMiss Janet lives in Plato with her husband and three sons. She enjoys golfing with friends, spending time with family, reading and playing tone chimes at church. Janet is a member at St. John’s Lutheran Church and has recently started taking classes to get her CDA. She loves working with all the staff, wonderful families and especially the children here at Precious Little Blessings.
Janet has been volunteering at PLB since May of 2016
PastorPastor Adam Pilarski is a 2015 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. From 2015 – 2019 he served as the pastor of four congregation in northwestern South Dakota. In Fall of 2019 he accepted the call to serve as the pastor of St. John’s Lutheran Church just outside of Glencoe. He loves to share the good news of Jesus with everyone he meets. He is particularly happy to recall the story of Jesus and the little children where Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” He looks forward to serving you and your children with the good news of Jesus’ forgiveness, love, and compassion.
Pastor has been with PLB since November of 2019