We are fully-trained in universal precautions, first aid, CPR & mandatory reporting. 


All staff undergo criminal background checks and national FBI fingerprint checks.

Meet Our Staff

Sue France


Hello! My name is Susan France, I have the privilege of being the program director at Kids Care. I have a degree in Elementary Education from Central College in Pella, Iowa.  My husband, Rich, volunteers here at Kids Care on occasion. I have two grown daughters and three grandchildren. I enjoy walking, shopping and spending time with friends. I feel very blessed to be able to spend my days with all the beautiful children at Kids Care.

Maddie Lynch


My name is Maddie Lynch, I am currently a Junior at the University of Iowa Studying Psychology with a minor in Rehabilitation and Counselor Education. I am originally from a small town named West Branch that is just about 15 miles east of Iowa City. Can’t wait to better get to know all of you and your children!

Antonietta Caporale

Hi, My name is Antonietta Caporale. I am a senior at the U of I. I am currently studying to double major in Human Physiology and Spanish. I have worked at Kids Care for almost 2 years now and love coming to work every day. I am excited to continue my journey here spending more time with these amazing kiddos! 

Andrew Dixon

My name is Andrew Dixon and I am so excited for Kids Care! I love to play games, be outside and hangout. I'm going into my sophomore year at the University of Iowa as a psychology major hoping to be a school counselor! I'm looking forward to a fun-filled summer!

Sophia Prette

Hi! My name is Sophia Prette and I am from Wheaton, Illinois. I am currently a freshman at the University of Iowa hoping to study Elementary Education. A few of my favorite things to do are going for long runs outside, reading, and spending time with friends and family. I am so beyond excited to be working at Kids Care for so many reasons and can't wait to have so many amazing years with these kids!

Sam Milder

Hi! My name is Sam Milder and I am from Iowa City. I am currently a junior in the Teacher Education Program at the University of Iowa studying Elementary Education. In my free time I enjoy being outdoors and spending time with friends and family. I can't wait for an awesome school year and am excited to spend time working with the kids at Kids Care!

Erik Stubner

My name is Erik Stubner, and I am from Wheaton Illinois. I am currently a freshman at the University of Iowa, studying business and education. My hobbies consist of working out, and playing sports. I love spending time with kids, and look forward to getting to know each and every kid at Kids Care this summer!


Jack Farley

My name is Jack Farley, and I am from Warrenville, Illinois. I am a sophomore at the University of Iowa, studying Marketing and Elementary Education. In my free time, I like to play sports and listen to music. I'm very excited to get to know every kid at Kids Care and to have a fun-filled summer!