4635 Trueman Boulevard, Hilliard, Ohio 43026

Meet Our Staff

Naureen Sharif


Ms. Naureen has been in child care for over 20 years. She and her husband enjoy traveling with their 3 children; Rehana, Samar and Adam. She likes to make annual trips to Texas, Colorado and Canada. “Children are amazing! I want to be a part of their lives because I know I can make a difference.”

Birthday: December 3rd

Kelly Amerine

Preschool II Room

Ms. Kelly started at École Maison in April, 2018. She lives in Grove City with her husband of 25 years, Anthony. Together they have 3 children: Robert, Kristina & Mia. Ms. Kelly is an avid camper and likes to take trips on the weekends. She uses fun activities & crafts to get her Preschoolers ready for Kindergarten.

Birthday: April 27th

Robert Amerine

Preschool II Room

Mr. Robert graduated from Central Crossing High School in 2019. He also has a diploma from the Culinary Program at Southwestern Career Academy. Mr. Robert lives in Grove City, with his parents, two sisters and a silver lab named Piper. He enjoys playing video games, drawing and reading in his spare time. Mr Robert is excited to be a part of young children’s lives by helping them develop and become smart boys and girls!

Birthday: December 30th

Sumaira Ansari

Infant Room

Ms. Sumaira is originally from Pakistan and currently lives in Dublin. Previously, Sumaira worked in retail but, she loves children and decided to make a change. She is married and has two young sons in elementary school. She enjoys cooking, reading and playing with her sons in her spare time.

Birthday: April 2nd

Amanda Brigner

Infant Room

Ms. Amanda lives with her husband and little boy, Corvin. She has 3 dogs; Runt, Luka and LJ. She likes to read, write and listen to music. Ms. Amanda has always loved children and is godmother to Ms. Megan’s daughter.

Birthday: August 5th

Megan Childress

Toddler II Room

Ms. Megan is an Ohio native, specifically from Columbus. You’ll see her daughter, Braelynn, also known as “Bean”, at the center as she attends part-time. Dogs Severus, Lilo and Snoopy complete her family. Ms. Megan loves how accepting and compassionate children are and hopes to keep learning from them. Ms. Megan enjoys reading and camping when she has extra time.

Birthday: September 11th

Gladys Holstein


Ms. Gladys has been at Ecole since 2007. She is married to Billy and has 5 children. She is a grandmother to 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. In her spare time, she enjoys sewing, puzzles, shopping and watching daytime soaps. Ms. Gladys has worked with children for over 20 years and loves cooking for them. Birthday: November 9th

Kaleigh Hall

Infant Room

Ms. Kaleigh is from Hilliard, Ohio, and lives with her mom, sister Laynie and 2 dogs. Ms. Kayleigh enjoys the Korean culture and likes to watch Korean dramas. She is also a big fan of their food! Ms. Kaleigh would like to continue her experience working with young children and hopes to work at an elementary school in the future!

Birthday: November 4th

Ashley Meade

Toddler I Room

Ms. Ashley is from London, Ohio, where she lives with her husband, Bryan and three children; Addison, Brodic and Colson. Her two dogs; Bosa and Arlo, complete her family. Ms. Ashley is also the track coach for Madison Plains High School during the spring. She likes to spend time at her family’s farm and its adjoining pond. She also loves to craft and create unique items. Ashley wants to instill a love of learning and passion for school to all her students. She finds early childhood education is such a rewarding field and truly enjoys working with children. Birthday: October 1st

Logan Parker

Toddler II Room

Ms. Logan started with École Maison many years ago as a summer aide.  After earning her Bachelor’s Degree from Kent State University, she joined our staff permanently in 2017. Ms. Logan and her husband, Ethan, love boating and anything outdoorsy. She loves being a part of children’s development! Birthday: October 21st

Kiersten Thornton-Newman

Wobbler Room

Kiersten lives in South Vienna and is an avid lover of horses. She participates in 4H and loves to show horses and ponies. She even has her own horse named Earl. Kiersten has been babysitting for years and is excited to care for children in our group setting. Birthday: August 1st

Alexia Winston

Toddler II Room

Miss Alexia hails from Detroit, Michigan. She has a bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University in Animal Sciences as she had planned on becoming a vet. She moved to Columbus for an accelerated nursing program at Mount Carmel College of Nursing. She is hoping to specialize in Pediatrics. Miss Alexia is settling in and excited to explore Columbus!

Birthday: November 7th