Meet The Kidz Club and Adventure Club Faculty

Kidz Club Faculty

Rhonda joined Caughlin Club Kidz March of 2015. She is a mother of 2 boys and has 55 credits towards her AA in Early Childhood Education. She has been in the early childhood field for 20 years and previously owned her own preschool center and has also been a director for two large preschools in Reno; she has excellent training and experience in all areas of early childhood education.

Cynthia joined Caughlin Club Kidz February of 2017. She has 2 girls, one is in high school and plays volleyball while the other is in middle school and likes to play soccer. Her youngest struggles with Autism and keeps the family very busy. She has been married to her husband Travis for over 13 years now. Her family loves the outdoors; they love to go camping, snow machining, shooting, 4X4 off-roading and spending time with family and friends. Cyndi has an Associates in Psychology, Bachelors in Applied Behavioral Science and a Minor in Early Childhood Education. With over 10 years in the early childhood field and has owned her own daycare/preschool for 10 years in previous years. This has been the most fulfilling job and where her love and passion belongs. Her favourite saying is “I measure my success by helping others reach their full potential”.

Maria joined Caughlin Club Kidz in February of 2008. She is pursuing her education in Early Childhood Education degree. Maria has fourteen years’ experience in childcare. Maria is our Starfish teacher and enjoys engaging with the children in English, Spanish and ESL to enhance their vocabulary at an early age.

Katrina joined our Caughlin Club Kidz Family in April of 2015. She is the mother of two children. She has 19 college credits in Early Childhood Education and is looking forward to going back to school to continue her education. She has worked in Early Childhood Education field since summer of 2003. Katrina enjoys being outdoors, doing crafts and spending time with her friends and family. 

Marisa joined our Caughlin Club Kidz Family in April of 2015. She has. She has worked Early Childhood Education for five years. Marisa enjoys hiking, camping and horseback riding. She is CPR and First Aid Certified and has completed a background check with the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office.

Jasmin joined our Caughlin Club Kidz Family in April of 2015. She is CPR and First Aid Certified and has completed a background check with the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office.

Shannon joined our Caughlin Club Kidz Family in September of 2015. She is CPR and First Aid Certified and has completed a background check with the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office.

Christie joined our Caughlin Club Kidz Family in September of 2015. She has.She is CPR and First Aid Certified and has completed a background check with the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office.

Fay joined Caughlin Club Kidz in September of 2015. She is CPR and first aid certified and has completed a background check with the Washoe County Sheriff’s Department.

Kendra joined Caughlin Club Kidz in September of 2015. She is CPR and first aid certified and has completed a background check with the Washoe County Sheriff’s Department.

Kathy joined Caughlin Club Kidz in October of 2012. She attended UNR where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in human development and family studies. Kathy has forty years of experience working in childcare. She is CPR and first aid certified and has completed a background check with the Washoe County Sheriff’s Department.

Gabby joined Caughlin Club Kidz in September of 2015. She is CPR and first aid certified and has completed a background check with the Washoe County Sheriff’s Department.

Yuka joined Caughlin Club Kidz in September of 2013.  She attended Joshibi College in Japan where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Art and is currently enrolled at UNR for general studies. Yuka has eleven years of experience in childcare. She is CPR and first aid certified and has completed a background check with the Washoe County Sheriff’s Department.

Karla joined our team in November 2014. She currently attend the University of Nevada Reno where she is pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in Human Development and Family Studies. She then plans to pursue her Master’s degree in Education. Karla enjoys working with children and being able to help them with their school work as well as being creative. She is CPR and first aid certified and has completed a background check with the Washoe County Sheriff’s Department.

Linda joined our Caughlin Club Kidz Family in March of 2015. She is the mother of Thomasina and grandmother of four beautiful grandchildren. She also has her CDA (Child Development Associate) along with fifteen years of child care experience. Linda also holds a servesafe.nom certification and enjoys her new career as a lunch/snack preparer and floater.


All of the staff are required to obtain a Negative TB Test and Sheriff’s card through Washoe County prior to employment.

Within 90 days of employment the following classes must be taken:
Communicable Diseases Class, First Aid & CPR certification, SIDs Class, Child Abuse and Neglect, Obesity and Nutrition Class.

Thereafter and every year they must obtain:
27 training hours within the Early Childhood field per year