Amy has been with ABC since it opened in August 1993. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Penn State and has over 27 years of experience in childcare. Amy has taken several graduate courses in early childhood education and administration as well as hundreds of hours in educational training and workshops. She has been happily married to her husband Troy, ABC’s Business Manager, for 29 years. Troy and Amy are the proud parents of Michael, a recent Penn State graduate and Kristen, a junior at Liberty University. Max, their English Springer Spaniel and their Burmese cat, Sophie complete their family. Both Amy and Troy are looking forward to spoiling grandchildren someday!
Chastidy has been with ABC Children’s Center since January 1996. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Penn State. She anticipates enrolling in an online program within the next year to earn her PA Director’s Credential Certificate. Chastidy has received the status of Director Instructor. This allows her to instruct ABC staff members in several observation classes and other training. In addition to spending time in other daycares for school and work purposes, Chastidy grew up in a home daycare run by her mother. Chastidy and her husband, Bob, live in Bellefonte with their dog, Tucker, and four cats: Sunnie, Henry, Tazman, and McBeam.