Steve & Umbelina Cremer
Umbelina has over 25 years of licensed home child care experience which has provided the foundation for developing Harmony Kids Learning Center. In addition to her years working with children, she also has over 30 years of experience in business, mortgage lender, licensed real estate agent and is a certified Spanish interpreter for medical and legal court systems. Umbelina is a mother of 4 and a grandma to 6 beautiful grandchildren. Umbelina is extremely dedicated to her community and has served on the board of Harmony Area Community Foundation as co-chair, Board Member of Harmony Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Relay for Life Team with Harmony Enterprises. She is also member of First Homes Board (Rochester Area Foundation) as their Treasurer, Mayo Clinic Bio Bank Advisory Board as their co-chair. She has continued her leadership role in her congregation as a confirmation teacher for the past 25 years as well. She attended Pam American University, Rochester Community & Technical College, and RCTC for her Early Childhood Development.
Hi my name is Amanda and I am the
Program Director here at Harmony Kids!
I have a bachelor’s of Education from Winona
State. I recently moved back to the area after
living in Denver, CO for the past 6 years
where I taught pre-k as well as caring for
infantsfor the past 4 years. I grew up in
Chatfield and my husband and I wanted to
come back to the area to raise our kids and
be near family. We have two young children
Hadley and Owen who are just loving the
slowed down living SE MN has to offer.
We love spending time outdoors and being
on the farm). We can’t wait to start this
new adventure and are excited to make
new friends here at Harmony Kids!
Infant Room Teacher
Hi! My name is Kaila and I am the Infant Room
Teacher at Harmony Kids! I grew up outside of
Preston, met my husband, Austen, in this area
and we hope to raise our kids here! I have
education in Childhood Development and
Elementary Education and am so excited to
spend my days with your kiddos! I started with
Harmony Kids as the Office Manager and was
thrilled when a spot opened up in the infant
room. The innocence of children and their love
of learning is one of my favorite things in the
world, thank you for letting me hang out with them!
Transition Room Teacher
HI! I’m Andrea. I recently moved to Harmony two years ago. I grew up in Lanesboro. I started babysitting when I was twelve years old. After graduation from High School, I attended RCTC for Child Development. I have also worked with many geriatric patients and persons with disabilities at previous jobs in our community. I love working with children of all ages and am excited to start my new career at this learning center! In my spare time I like to play with my dog Raja and take her for long walks. I also enjoy working in my yard, gardening and landscaping.
Toddler Room Teacher
Hello, my name is Jenn! I just moved to the Harmony area in 2015 and am loving every second of it! I was going to school at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse for Therapeutic Recreation and Photography when I decided to make a change with my life and move to Harmony! Becoming a teacher at Harmony Kids is an exciting part of moving to the area for me. I’m really looking forward to meeting everyone and working with all of your wonderful kids!
Toddler Room Assistant Teacher
Hi I’m Karlee! I have lived in harmony about six years now and graduated high school at Fillmore Central in 2011. I am currently enrolled at RCTC in Rochester, Mn. I have been working as a CNA for five years. I enjoy spending time with family and friends, helping others, and trying new things. I am looking forward to playing with your children and taking this new path in my life!
3/4 Preschool Teacher
Kinzee received her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education, K-6 in 2014. After graduation, she was immediately employed by Harmony Enterprises as an administrative assistant. Kinzee is looking forward to sharing her passion of working with young children as the lead learning center teacher for Harmony Kids Learning Center. She played an active role on the Harmony Area Community Foundation Committee for various fundraising events. Kinzee is grateful to be able to continue to live and work in the community that provided her with a solid education, a safe upbringing, and the love of a community.
Infant Room Aide
(bio coming soon)
Infant Room Aide
My name is Linda Everson, I am a Mother of four children, Grandmother of six grandchildren and have been a nanny for 6+ years. I believe that early childhood development is the foundation for lifelong learning. I love to read and sing to infants and toddlers. Reading aloud to babies is an important form of stimulation. We will be taking excellent care of your little ones! I look forward to rocking them, engaging them in the world around them and supporting their developmental milestones through interaction, nurturing and love.
Infant & Transition Room Aide
Hi, my name is Amber! I grew up in Canton, Minnesota, but moved to Harmony in 2008. I am a proud mom of 3 awesome boys. I started babysitting when I was 12, and my love for watching kids started there. I worked as a Resident Assistant from 2005 until 2014, when I had the opportunity to work in a daycare. I started at Harmony Kids in September and I absolutely love it here! MY boys also come here and really enjoy it. I can’t wait to help your children grow and learn!
Transition & Toddler Assistant Teacher
Hello, my name is Carrie DeYoung! I have lived in Fillmore County my whole life. I have an 18, a 15, and a 4 year old! Having two teens and a preschooler keeps me plenty busy. I worked with the County’s handicapped for over a decade prior to coming to Harmony Kids. I also worked as a paraprofessional with Fillmore Central’s Elementary students. It was there I fell in love with watching children learn and being a part of it! I’m incredibly excited to join the team at Harmony Kids and continue helping kids learn and grow!
Toddler & Preschool Room Aide
Hi, my name is Brandi Olson! I live in Harmony but am originally from Preston. I have a 16-year- old son who is a junior at Fillmore Central. He keeps me busy as a mom with all the activities he is involved in. My hobbies include bow hunting, shot gun hunting and spending time with my family. I float around here at Harmony Kids Learning Center as an Aide and help in all age groups. I love the kids here and love the variety of getting to be in all the rooms. The smiles on the kids and the hugs they give are truly amazing and I look forward to it every day. I look forward to the many adventures every day!
Preschool Room Aide
Hi, my name is Angie! I live in Harmony with my husband, Howard and our 5 amazing children. My evenings and weekends are proudly spent cheering on my kids at their different sporting and music events. I also enjoy going for walks, baking and watching movies. I have worked for Fillmore Central School as a preschool assistant for the past 8 years. Working with young children is so fun and rewarding! Their excitement and enthusiasm is energizing! I’m very excited to be a part of the Harmony Kids Learning Center family and helping your children as they learn and grow with us!