Meet Our Team!







Carol R (Licensee/Program Director)
Carol was born and raised on the lower mainland, working for the YMCA as well as Parks and Recreation, before moving here and opening up the Kids Club in January 1994. She has over 30 years of experience working with school aged children, as well as experience with children who have special needs. This is Carol’s 25th year as the Licensee and Program Director of the Kids Club.







Megan A … Megan has been a part of our after school and summer program since she was in the 10th grade as a volunteer! Megan graduated in 2014 and spent 2-years as a nanny and dance instructor here in Salmon Arm. Megan has completed her basic training in school aged child care and is our grade 1-2 room leader!







Karissa W  … Karissa has completed her basic training in School Age Child and has experience working with children that require extra support. She has been a valuable member of our team for the past 3 years! Karissa works with our Grade 3-5′s                   







Marina F … Marina has her degree in Human Kinetics from UBC and is working towards becoming an Occupational Therapist. She has a love of all things active and outdoors, including time spent as a volunteer with the Larch Hills Nordic Society, BC Special Olympics, Shuswap Trail Alliance, Salty Dog Bike races and more. We are excited to have Marina back for some time with the kids this summer.







Desiree R … This is Desiree’s 2nd summer after returning from a 6 year hiatus! Desiree has completed a degree in fine arts from UBC Vancouver and is a very talented artist. Our lucky kids have had the privilege to work on a wall mural under her direction here at the DAC and she has lots of creative ideas up her sleeve to keep your kids busy! Desiree works with our grade 3-5′s

Rosanne A – This is Rosanne’s 2nd summer with our program and is in charge of our Kindergarten room! Rosanne has all her basic training in School Aged Childcare, she is also the mother of a 19 year old girl (who attended this program for 5 years when she was young!)

Michelle R – Michelle is our newest team member but is no stranger to School Aged Child Care. She has an extensive resume in the field, and when she is not with us, she is in charge of the Strong Start Program based out of South Broadview Elementary School. 

Connie P- This is Connie’s 2nd year as our regular fill in and sub! She is very active and has an extensive working for Canadian Mental Health.