Meet our TLE® Center team

Melissa Kerley

Center Director

Melissa has been in the child care profession for 12 years. She was a Junior Kindergarten/ Kindergarten teacher for 9 years before deciding to enter into education administration. She lives in the Northville community and enjoys working in the community where she lives. She enjoys being outdoors, reading, writing, and many other creative arts.

Ms. Becca

Twaddler Lead Teacher

Ms. Becca is an army brat and grew up in Kanas. She has lived in the Livonia area for the pasted 12 years and graduated from Franklin High School. She loves working with children. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her family and friends and enjoys watching football.

Ms. Karen

Preschool 2 Lead Teacher

Ms. Karen has two beautiful children and seven lovely grandchildren. She has many years of experience working with children and enjoys her job. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, kayaking, and camping.

Ms. Denise

Infant A Lead Teacher

Ms. Denise loves working with children. In the past she has worked in transportation. She has many nieces and nephews and has been told she is a wonderful aunt. In her spare time, she like to bowl, read and spend time with her family.

Ms. Nicole O

Twaddler Assistant

Ms. Nicole O loves working with children and watching them grow! She has 2 twin sisters and a younger brother. Her hobbies include collecting Star Wars memorabilia, spending time with her dog, Cooper, along with her family and friends.

Ms. Amber

Toddler Assistant

Ms. Amber is married to a wonderful man and they share guardianship of his little sister Shelbee. She loves to watch the children achieve each and every milestone as they grow older. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her family and take pictures of the beautiful outdoors.

Ms. Stacie


Ms. Stacie has been married to her wonderful husband for 21 years. They have two 2 beautiful daughters. She has lived in the USA for 8 years and has prior experience working as a cook. She enjoys seeing the children's smiling faces. She loves to cook and bake in her spare time.

Ms. Nicole G

Pre-Kindgarten Lead Teacher

Ms. Nicole G recently married her best friend and they have a 5-year-old daughter who loves to swim and dance. She is also has the joy of housing an exchange student from Germany named Nina. In her spare time, she loves to travel, watch movies, and go to concerts.

Ms. Angela

Assistant Twaddlers Teacher

I have recently moved here from Louisiana with my daughter. My hobbies include playing volleyball and tennis.

Ms. Angie

Preppers Lead teacher

I am from Monroe, Michigan. I have a teenage daughter and son. I enjoy watching cartoons and learning about Bat Conservation.

Ms. Becky

Pre- K Assistant

I have my associate's degree from Great Lakes Christian College in Early Childhood Education. I live in Livonia and have always wanted to be a teacher since I was 5 years old. I like to sing, rad, crochet, watch tv, play games, and write.

Michelle Toombs

School Age Teacher

Michelle enjoys scrapbooking and photography. She is from Flat Rock Michigan. She has triplets that are in high school that keep her very busy when she is not at work.

Allison Adams

Twaddler Assistant Teacher

Allison is from Garden City. She enjoys walking, watching movies, cycling, and spending time with her friends.