Meet Our Staff

Our staff is caring, experienced, and fully trained to give children the optimal learning opportunities. We want to form a strong partnership with families to ensure the best possible experience for your child. Our teachers provide daily communication and seek to understand the needs of each child in our center.

Brandy Potier

Brandy Potier

Owner | Director

As owner and director of Kinder Kollege Learning Center, Brandy is dedicated to the education and well-being of all students in our care.  She is a Louisiana Certified Teacher and a graduate of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.  She has experience as an educator, having taught for four years in a local elementary school.  Brandy has attended Louisiana Computer Using Educators (LACUE) conferences in both Baton Rouge and New Orleans, LA.  She understands that the ever-changing world of technology is important to the education of the students she serves.  Brandy is dedicated to providing the tools and guidance to develop every child's potential while being sensitive to their needs

Deana | Pre-K 3 / Transportation  Ms. Deana has been in childcare for 20 years and has been with Kinder Kollege for the past 5 years. She has 2 awesome daughters and a wonderful husband. Deana likes spending time with her family, camping being the family's favorite past time. Over the years, she has not only taught her students, but learned from them that each day is very different from the previous. However, the progress she sees in her students over the years is what Deana considers the greatest reward.

Deana | Pre-K 3 / Transportation

Ms. Deana has been in childcare for 20 years and has been with Kinder Kollege for the past 5 years. She has 2 awesome daughters and a wonderful husband. Deana likes spending time with her family, camping being the family's favorite past time. Over the years, she has not only taught her students, but learned from them that each day is very different from the previous. However, the progress she sees in her students over the years is what Deana considers the greatest reward.

Mary | Toddler I

Mary | Toddler I

Casey | Infant Teacher

Casey | Infant Teacher

Camille | Pre-K4

Camille | Pre-K4

Tara Arnaud

Tara Arnaud

Owner | Director

With 15 years of experience in the child care field, Tara’s love for children only grows stronger each day. She is responsible for the planning and programming, staffing, parental concerns and overall supervision of children enrolled. Knowing firsthand the parental concerns of each parent, being a parent herself, she strives to fulfill the wishes and goals each parent has for their child. Being a woman of great faith in God, she strives to share Christ with the children of Kinder Kollege. Her goal is to maintain a Christian environment built on faith and biblical teachings.

Kelly | Dean of Students and Staff  Ms. Kelly has been with Kinder Kollege for 6 years and in childcare for 12 years. She lives in Lafayette with her 2 daughters, Grace and Juliann.

Kelly | Dean of Students and Staff

Ms. Kelly has been with Kinder Kollege for 6 years and in childcare for 12 years. She lives in Lafayette with her 2 daughters, Grace and Juliann.

Liz | Pre-K 4

Liz | Pre-K 4

Jordan | After School Program

Jordan | After School Program

Jennifer | Beginner Preschool/ Pre-K3

Jennifer | Beginner Preschool/ Pre-K3

Kennedy | After-School / Substitute

Kennedy | After-School / Substitute

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Raynee | Toddlers

Laya | Beginner Preschool

Brooke | Cook

Hope | Pre-K3

Madeleine | French

Sophia Davis

Sophia Davis

Assistant Director | Toddler 2

Sophia has worked in childcare for 15 years,  with 7 years experience in adult care. She loves to spoil her "babies" that she has the privilege to care for. She prides herself on being a hard worker. Due to her strong Christian faith and willingness to try anything, Sophia is a fabulous teacher. She tries to make learning fun by keeping her students' minds open and engaged as much as possible as well as teach them to know and love God.  Sophia is married to her wonderful husband Calvin and they have 1 son, Dylan, who attends Northwestern with plans to attend medical school in the near future.  Sophia's main goals are for her students to feel successful and to love learning.

Shannon | Infants

Shannon | Infants

Natalie | Toddler 4

Natalie | Toddler 4

Kloe | Infants

Kloe | Infants

Charli | Assistant Teacher

Charli | Assistant Teacher

Taylor | Toddler 3

Taylor | Toddler 3