All of our sitters are at least, 18 years of age or older. At a minimum, each holds a high school diploma or G.E.D. and has at least 2 years of positive, relevant experience working with or caring for children. We conduct a background check on every sitter we refer. These sitters are among our current referees:

Abby-C Hi! My name is Abby and I am studying accounting major at the University of Kansas, I plan to graduate with my masters in accounting in May 2018. I am from Wichita, Kansas and I grew up with three little brothers (two of which are a year apart) so I have a lot of experience with little kids especially because my first little brother wasn’t born until I was seven years old! I am a former soccer player at Fort Hayes State University as well as a former KU Cheerleader.  Currently, I am a member of Delta Gamma and in my free time I like to stay very active (some call me a busy body), my favorite thing to do is go on runs! I look forward to meeting you and your family!
Hi! My name is Adrian and I’m a senior at the University of Kansas. I am majoring in Speech-Language-Hearing and after graduation, I plan on going to Occupational Therapy school! I grew up in Lenexa and have a lot of experience in child care. I have babysat for multiple families, been a summer-long nanny, taken care of my younger sister, and worked as a day camp counselor. I love being active and especially love to run. I like the outdoors but I love it during warm weather days! I’m happy to be working with Sunflower Sitters and I can’t wait to meet you and your children!
My name is Alexis and I am currently a senior at the University of Kansas. I am majoring in Sports Management with a minor in Business. Originally, I am from outside of Sacramento, California and spend an equal amount of time in Northern Michigan. I have been babysitting for 8 years and have two younger brothers. In my free time, I love going outside and playing sports! I really enjoy working with children and look forward to meeting your family!
Hello, my name is Allie and am a freshman at the University of Kansas. I have lived in Lawrence all my life and love being a Jayhawk. I plan to study something in communications or business. I’m hoping to join a sorority and take part in Greek life at KU. I love being outdoors, running, singing, the lake, and spending time with family and friends. I played volleyball for 10 years and hope to continue for fun in college. I have babysat families since the age of 12 and love that children are a part of my life. I enjoy children of all ages including infants. Although I do not have any pets of my own I love all animals and have dog sat several times. I have 2 sisters and value a positive family environment. I look forward to meeting you and your family.
Angela Hello! My name is Angela and I am from Ottawa, Kansas. I am currently studying communications studies at the University of Kansas. In my free time, I love spending time with my friends and family, volunteering at the Humane Society, and crafting. I also love spending time outside and playing sports! I started babysitting when I was 11 years old. Now, almost ten years later, I have much experience with all ages. Spending time with kids is one of my passions, and I would like to think that they bring out the best in me! I look forward to meeting you and spending time with your family!
  Hi! My name is Annie, and I am from Overland Park, Kansas. I am a senior at the University of Kansas studying biology and psychology with a pre-medicine focus. I will be graduating in May 2017 and heading to KU Med in July to begin medical school, planning to pursue a career in Pediatrics. At KU I have loved being involved on the executive board and steering board of Jayhawk Health Initiative and KU Dance Marathon, respectively. I have also spent time tutoring for organic chemistry and volunteering in Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s Emergency Department. I have been babysitting since I was 11 and was fortunate to grow up in large family giving me lots of opportunities to care for kids throughout my own childhood. I absolutely love working with kids, I can’t wait to spend some time with your family!
Antonia Hello! My name is Antonia, and I am from Saint Louis, MO. I am a sophomore at the University of Kansas and a pre­pharmacy major. In my free time, I love spending time with my friends and family whenever I can. At KU, I am an assistant chair for Jayhawk Health and Initiative, tutor students in chemistry, and volunteer for GROW!  I love volunteering for GROW, as we get to spend time in Lawrence elementary schools and help children with school and fun arts and crafts projects. Working with kids brings out the best in me, and I look forward to making the kids I babysit and volunteer for smile! I look forward to meeting you and your family!”
  Hi! My name is Ashleigh and I’m originally from Dallas, Texas. I’m the oldest of three kids in my family and grew up babysitting my younger brother and sister all the time. I’m currently a senior at the University of Kansas School of Nursing. I spent the last three years as a Jayhawk at KU and minored in psychology before leaving for nursing school in Kansas City. I’ve been babysitting since I was 12 years old and have experience working with children of absolutely all ages. I’ve been a nanny for several different families and have experience driving and picking kids up from places. My clinical rotation is at Children’s Mercy this semester, and I’m lucky enough to spend every week taking care of such sweet kiddos! In my spare time, I love to be outside in the fresh air and enjoying the sunshine. I’m super excited to be working with Sunflower Sitters and would love the opportunity to meet you and your family!
 Hello! My name is Claire G. and I am from Leawood, KS. I am a junior at the University of Kansas pursuing a degree in Marketing and Finance. In my free time, I like to hang out with my friends and family. At KU, I am a member of Pi Beta Phi sorority, Rock Chalk Revue Advisory Board, Marketing Club, and more! My hobbies include watching Netflix, playing solitaire, and doing sudoku puzzles! I am very excited to be a part of Sunflower Sitters!
Hi! My name is Claire R. and I am a senior at the University of Kansas. I am studying Journalism and English. I love reading, being outside and spending time with my friends and family. I studied abroad in Australia last summer and love to travel. I am from St. Louis, but over the past four years Lawrence has truly become home to me. I have babysat and been a nanny for multiple families over the years and am so excited to be a Sunflower Sitter!
Hello, my name is Emma. I am a graduate of the University of Kansas with a baccalaureate degree in Exercise Science. I am originally from Alton, IL but I have been living in Lawrence for the past five years. I work part-time as a medical scribe at Apex Orthopedics and Sports Medicine and plan on attending PA school in the future. I have been babysitting/nannying since I was 13 years old and have experience with children of all ages!  I love to play outdoors, swim, read, play games, and watch movies! I look forward to meeting you and your family!
Hello! My name is Hope! I am a junior at the University of Kansas. I am from Overland Park, Kansas and grew up with three sisters! I am majoring in Pre-Nursing and am planning on going to Nursing School next year! At KU I am a member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority and Pre-nursing club! In my free time, I like to hang out with my friends, workout, travel, watch movies, and love being busy! I have been a summer nanny and have babysat and watched kids since the age of 14! Now at 21, I have a lot of experience. I am excited to be a part of Sunflower Sitters and can’t wait to meet you and your family!
  Hi! My name is Jackie! I am a junior at the University of Kansas and I love being a Jayhawk! I was born and raised in Overland Park, Kansas.  I am currently in the KU School of Business getting a major in Finance and a minor in Economics.  I plan on graduating in May 2018 and pursuing a career in Finance.  At KU I am a member of the Pi Beta Phi Sorority and a member of the Student Senate.  Some of my hobbies include dancing, singing, and hanging out with friends! I have worked with kids of all ages including being a camp counselor and an after school/summer nanny.  I am so excited to be a part of Sunflower Sitters!
  Hello! My name is Jamie, and I am a junior at the University of Kansas majoring in Accounting and Finance. I am from Corona del Mar, California. At KU, I am a member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority, Natural Ties program, and the Alpha Kappa Psi business fraternity. In my free time, I love to spend time with my friends and family. My hobbies include playing cards, sudokus, Netflix, cooking, walks outside, and more! I am so excited to be a part of Sunflower Sitters!
Jennifer Hello, I am Jennifer a junior at the Univerity of Kansas! I am from Overland Park, Kansas and I have been a Jayhawk fan my whole life. I am studying Journalism with a minor in communication studies. I am a member of the Cross country and track and field team at KU, making my life full of joy, long practices, and amazing experiences. I love being outside, spending time with family, baking and working out. I have been a full-time summer nanny the past 3 summers and have babysat families since the age of 12. I come from a family of 5 kids and really value being a positive, fun role model to children. I look forward to meeting your family!
 Josie B Hello! My name is Josie and I am currently taking summer classes at Johnson County Community College. I plan to attend the University of Kansas as a freshman in the Fall. I am originally from the St. Louis area and have moved to Lawrence just recently. I have lots of child care experience back home. I babysat for multiple families and I loved doing it!  I enjoy swimming, playing games and spending time outside. In my free time, I usually run, read or hang out with friends. I love children and can’t wait to meet you and your family!
Kaylee-166x300 Hi! My name is Kaylee. I am a senior at Washburn University where I’m majoring in nursing. I have been babysitting since I was 12 years old. I have worked through a nanny service in Topeka for the past two years, prior to moving to Lawrence. In my free time, I enjoy spending time outdoors, playing sports, and doing crafts. I love spending time with children and I can’t wait to meet you!
Kelsey Hi! My name is Kelsey and I am a junior at the University of Kansas and a member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority. I am studying Communication Studies and Journalism with the hopes of finding a career in the public relations industry. I am from Leawood, KS and have been babysitting since I was 10-years-old. Back home, I live in a neighborhood filled with kids and have experience caring for children of all ages. I have been a full-time nanny for the past 2 summers and have overnight sitting experience as well. My hobbies that coincide with babysitting activities include arts and crafts, being outdoors, baking, watching movies and playing games. I am so excited to have the opportunity of being a Sunflower Sitter and can’t wait to meet you and your family!
Kenzie Hi, my name is Kenzie. I am from Ness City, KS and I am in pharmacy school here at the University of Kansas! I have a twin sister and also a younger brother. I have been babysitting since I was a freshman in high school and I have experience babysitting all ages. I love to play outside, do arts and crafts, and take my dog out for walks. I am excited to have the opportunity to meet you all!
Hi! My name is Kim and I am a student at the University of Kansas planning to graduate in May 2018. I’m an Applied Behavioral Sciences major focusing on early childhood intervention and education and am minoring in child psychology. After graduation, I’m hoping to become a child life specialist in a children’s hospital. I’ve been a babysitter/nanny in my hometown of Kansas City since I was 14 and come from a large extended family so I have lots of experience with kids of all ages! In my free time, I love spending time with my family and friends whenever I can.  I have a passion for working with kids and am very excited to meet you and your family!

Hi! My name is Macayla and I have lived here in Lawrence, Kansas my whole life. I will be attending the University of Kansas pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Nursing! In my free time, I enjoy staying active, cooking and watching movies. I also love animals (especially dogs) and kids! I look forward to meeting you and your family.

Hi! My name is Meghan and I am studying Dental Hygiene at Kansas State University. I grew up in Lawrence, so I am home for the summer. I have been babysitting since I was fourteen years old and have experience working with different families with children ranging from infants to teens. I have had dogs all my life and love animals. Being active is a part of my daily life and I enjoy the outdoors very much! I look forward to meeting you and your family!
Meredith-1 Hi, my name is Meredith and I am a junior at the University of Kansas studying speech pathology and communications. I was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. I have been a full-time summer nanny for the past 5 years now and have experience caring for newborns, toddlers, elementary age kids, and preteens. I love being outdoors, volunteering and traveling with family and friends. I have wonderful experiences babysitting and I look forward to working with your family in the future!
Hello! My name is Michaeli and I am from Wichita, KS. I am currently a senior at the University of Kansas double majoring in Political Science and Strategic Communications. I have babysat for many years now and I even worked at a local daycare back in high school. In my spare time, I enjoy reading a great book, catching up with friends and being active outside. I look forward to working with you and your family in the near future!
Hello! My name is Molly and although this is my first year at KU, I have been a Jayhawk my entire life! I am working towards a major in Applied Behavioral Science and plan to get my certification as a Child Life Specialist in 2020. I have been providing childcare since I was in the 3rd grade and have obtained babysitting and nannying jobs throughout middle school and high school. I absolutely adore all ages of children, especially the infant-preschool age! I love watching children develop, grow, and explore the world around them. I am a very nurturing, reliable, and responsible person and I love to spend time with my friends and family, participate in outdoor activities, and dance! I look forward to meeting you and your family!
Hello! I’m Morgan from Denver, Colorado. I am currently a senior majoring and minoring in Leadership Studies at KU. I have two younger brothers, now 15 and 12, and grew up watching them as well as babysitting/nannying all throughout high school. I was also involved in a mentorship program where I assisted both 3rd and 7th-grade special education classes. I have a passion for children’s growth and look forward to the opportunity to work with you and your children in the near future! Cheers!
My name is Patrick. I am a junior at KU pursuing a degree in general studies with hopes of attending law school. I have a sister who is 11 years younger than me, and I have been babysitting her and her friends since I was about 13. I love sports and the outdoors and have been playing tennis and camping most of my life.
Taylor2 Hi! My name is Taylor. I’m originally from Des Moines, IA but I have lived in Lawrence the past few years. I am a senior at the University of Kansas majoring in accounting. During the school year, I am a teaching assistant for the business school. I have 2 younger brothers, ages 17 and 13. I babysat for them and their friends growing up, and I’ve worked with kids of all ages. I’ve worked at summer camps, nannied, mentored high school students, and volunteered at a youth shelter while in college. I love to be outside, play sports, swim, play games, read, and do crafts.