MEET THE TEAM

Child Care Biz Help is the childcare industry’s premier consulting firm, providing customized, holistic solutions to help their partners run a more successful business. Offering unrivaled expertise in managing the business side of childcare centers, Child Care Biz Help specializes in handling the operational responsibilities of struggling centers. From internal work like streamlining operations and establishing procedures to external initiatives like recruitment efforts and brand development, Child Care Biz Help provides a full solution that touches every facet of a business. With customizable levels of involvement, Child Care Biz Help has extensive experience, both training organizations to implement a customized solution or coming into a business and doing the work for them.

With a team comprised entirely of individuals with childcare backgrounds, Child Care Biz Help has the experience and expertise to provide solutions and insights that cannot be found anywhere else in the childcare industry. Owner, Caroline Jens’ diverse background in financial and childcare leadership roles uniquely qualifies her to understand all facets of a center's business operations, identify its challenges, recognize its opportunities and prescribe solutions to improve its results. Caroline’s innovative approach to business management and her thorough understanding of the childcare industry has placed her in high demand as a speaker at association conferences and business events across the country. Through her cutting-edge methods, Caroline has positioned Child Care Biz Help to thrive in the current childcare industry and help provide a clear vision for its future.

MEET OUR TEAM OF CHILD CARE INDUSTRY EXPERTS

Take a few minutes to learn more about each of our dynamic team members. Click on their picture to read more.

Caroline

Founder &
Chief Executive Officer

Caroline

Founder &
Chief Executive Officer

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Caroline Jens | Chief Executive Officer

see also: rocket volleyball server, tacos please, peapod-er

FAVORITES:

  • Vehicle Make: Jeep
  • Coffee: Tall White Chocolate Mocha
  • Boat: Pontoon
  • Sport: Volleyball
  • Musician: Daniel Jens

THIS OR THAT:

  • Soft or hard shell: Soft
  • Shower or Bath: Bath
  • Socks or Bare Feet: Socks
  • Beach or Skiing: Beach
  • Cardio or Weight Lift: Weights of course

FAQs

  • Who changed my life: Jesus is everything to me
  • Description of the best day: Playing hours of sand volleyball and then jumping in the lake while the sun sets
  • TV show you appeared on: Americas Got Talent Season 3 alongside my Army husband who sang and played guitar
  • Favorite board game and move: Clue..“monkey's brains, though popular in Cantonese cuisine”
  • Show you could binge watch:The Office, Mad Men, Food Network

Justina

Chief
Marketing Officer

Justina

Chief
Marketing Officer

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Justina Paterson | Chief Marketing Officer

see also: dragon slayer, font snob, sunglasses collector

FAVORITES:

  • Shape: Hexagon
  • Color: Rose Gold Everything
  • Book: Harry Potter Series
  • Pizza Topping: Pineapple
  • Video Game: The Legend of Zelda for NES

THIS OR THAT:

  • iPhone or Android: Android
  • Pancakes or Waffles: Both are delicious
  • TV or Book: Book
  • Coke or Pepsi: Neither, Seltzer water
  • Pen or Pencil: Pen, but only if it writes nice. Like REALLY nice. #pensnob

FAQs

  • Best concert attended: Can I choose multiple? Ed Sheeran, PTX, Train. Seeing the Grand Ole Opry was also a cool experience. I LOVE live music.
  • Who inspires you: Caroline. Truth. She is always so positive and encouraging. It is because of her that I am who I am today. She saw something in me and talents when I didn’t see it in myself.
  • If you could be any animal, what would you be: A unicorn..for obvious reasons.
  • What are you passionate about: Fonts. Automation. Helping someone anyway I can.
  • Best meal you have ever had: The donuts at the top of Pikes Peak are amazing!

Crystal

Operations Specialist

Crystal

Operations Specialist

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Crystal T.  | Operations Specialist

see also: Master of Distraction, Chaos Coordinator, Toddler Wrangler

FAVORITES:

  • Shape: Octagon
  • Color: orange
  • Pizza Topping: Green Olives
  • Musician: Currently – Post Malone
  • Number: #20. It was my college volleyball number

THIS OR THAT:

  • iPhone or Android: iPhone
  • Dogs or Cats: Definitely dogs!
  • TV or Book: TV
  • Coke or Pepsi: Cherry Coke Zero
  • Pen or Pencil: Pen, but I’m a pen snob and it needs to be blue ink

FAQs

  • Best TV Series: It's a three-way tie between Seinfeld, The Office and The Simpsons
  • If you would be any animal, what would you be: A narwhal, for sure!
  • Who Inspires You: My Grandma.  She's always been upfront and honest, and fully believes that's how you should live your life and treat others. 
  • Best meal you have ever had: For some reason, the cheeseburger meal from the hospital after I had my son.
  • What's one thing most people don't know about you: I honestly can't cut a straight edge, no matter how hard I try!

Nick

Director of
Technology & Innovation

Nick

Director of
Technology & Innovation

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Nick M. | Director of Technology & Innovation

see also: super serious, computer nerd, definitely human

FAVORITES:

  • Book: The Watchers
  • Color: Teal
  • Soda: Dr Pepper
  • Sport: MMA
  • Dog: Pug

THIS OR THAT:

  • Windows or Mac: Windows
  • Netflix or Cable: Netflix
  • Coffee or Tea: Coffee
  • Country or Rock Music: Rock
  • Apples or Oranges: Oranges

FAQs

  • Would you have pizza for every meal? Yes, yes I would
  • Where would you like to vacation? Florida, by the beach.
  • Favorite TV Show? The Mandalorian.
  • Favorite meal to cook? Anything frozen.
  • Guilty Pleasure? Dancing for my daughter to kids’ music.

Maddie

PR Director
Digital Content Specialist

Maddie

PR Director
Digital Content Specialist

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Maddie Mehnert | PR & Digital Content Specialist

see also: coffee queen, dog-mom, Great British Bakeoff enthusiast

FAVORITES:

  • Drink: La Croix (hibiscus or apricot flavor)
  • Video Game: Animal Crossing
  • Flower: Hydrangea
  • TV Show: Bobs Burgers
  • Holiday: 4th of July or Halloween

THIS OR THAT:

  • Pizza or Burgers: Pizza
  • Iced Coffee or Hot Coffee: Hot Coffee
  • Day or Night: Day
  • Mullet or Mutton Chops: Mullet (yes!)
  • Ice Skating or Roller Skating: Roller Skating. For some reason Maddie + Ice = Mess

FAQs

  • What is on your bucket list? I am DYING to go to Australia and Maldives.
  • Best show you've seen? I'm torn because I got to see Ariana Grande in concert (her live performances sound better than her recorded singing!), but I recently saw Sasha Velour's "Smoke and Mirrors" performance and it was life-changing. Both experiences were fun and unique and something I would never forget.
  • What energizes you and brings you excitement? When I'm surrounded by people who are equally passionate and goal-driven. That type of "vibe" really makes me want to work harder and that excites me.
  • Secret Interests? I LOVE Bingo. I will be that elderly lady who has thirty playing cards and screaming at whoever wins.
  • What's one pet peeve of yours that you wish you could get rid of? Oh man... that's hard. I'm REALLY forgetful. In fact, my friends were so tired of me forgetting my keys or losing my phone that they purchased me a yearly subscription for a Tile--which basically is the best "find my phone/keys" device ever.

Gunny

Fun Specialist

Gunny

Fun Specialist

gunny

Gunny | Fun Specialist

see also: “Houdini”, Greatest of all times, Snuggles

FAVORITES:

  • Bed: Round
  • Fast Food: McDonald Fries
  • Person: Momma & Papa
  • Yogurt: Blueberry Chobani

THIS OR THAT:

  • Bag or Raw Food: Raw
  • Ride in boat or jump in water: Water
  • Go for walk or nap: Nap
  • Football or Food Network: Food Network

FAQs

  • Biggest obstacle: I’m blind but it’s ok, I get around great!
  • Description of the best day: Napping, snuggling, plus a French fry or two
  • Time I almost died: I got Blastomycosis when I was 1 ½ but lived to tell about it
  • Why the nickname “Houdini”: I would break out of any cage I was put in