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Mother’s Day Out of Westchester, Inc has over 20 staff members. The teachers all meet or exceed the educational requirements mandated by the State of Maryland. All MDOW employees have had a complete background check. All employees receive continuing education every year and many are CPR and First Aid certified.  

The classrooms are staffed with a lead teacher and an aide. Most of the MDOW classroom aides are qualified to be lead teachers. MDOW has been able to retain employees to provide a stable learning environment for our students. Most of the staff were trained and hired after their children graduated from MDOW.  

To see the staff classroom schedule - click here

Below is a list of the current MDOW staff. Staff biographies are included for several of the staff listed.

Name   year started current position
Kathleen Alberg 2006 music teacher
Heather Bateman 2008 teacher 
Diane Boeckman 2000 aide
Maddy Dennis 2016 aide
Sheila Donovan 2001 teacher & director
Sharon Hinkey 1995 administrator & sub
Cathy Hoag 2020 teacher
Samantha Holderfield 2013-17, 2018 teacher & aide
Merritt Kenney 1995 teacher
Sue Kreatschman 1999 aide
Doris Lichliter 2012 aide
Debbie Medicus 1995 teacher & administrator
Julie Pallozzi 1995 teacher
Mary Ramsay 2008 teacher & aide
Carmen Schaefer 2006 teacher 
Sandy Thompson 2006 teacher
Nicole Tsang 2018 teacher & aide
Diane Whyms 2014 substitute