My name is Melissa Wayland. I am the owner of Just For Me. I have worked in the early childhood field since 1994. I have my Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education from MATC. I also have my Administrative Credential and Program Planning Credential from UW Platteville. I have worked and studied in a variety of early childhood programs including a bilingual High Scope program, a Montessori program, a Parent Co-op program and a family owned center until finally opening my own center. Early childhood is my passion.
I am married to my high school sweetheart and we are the proud parents of 3 children, 1 dog , 2 cats. I enjoy the great outdoors, reading and listening to music.
My name is Beth DeRohan. And I have been at JFM since 2013. You can usually find me in the office, classrooms or wherever I am needed.
I have over 15 years of experience in the customer service industry. For 7 yrs. I was lucky enough to stay home with my 2 children who are now 19 and 16. I also have 2 canine kids.
My kids and I like to play board games, camp and hike.
My name is Jodi Hauge. have been in childcare since 1996. I have been at Just For Me for two years. I have worked in a variety of different early childhood programs and ran my own in-home center too.
I have three children, my son, 22 yr. old and two daughters, 18 and 16 years old. As a family we love to travel, spend time together, cook, and watch Netflix.
I love working with children, teaching them new things and watching them grow.
Busy Bee Room
My name is Heather Kilian and I am the 1 year old teacher at JFM.
I have been working for JFM for over 11 years. Before JFM, I was a stay at home mom for 10 years. I am glad that I was able to have that time with my 4 handsome boys. As a family, we love to go camping whenever we get the chance. We also enjoy fishing and 4 wheeling.
I love working with children and watching them grow and learn.
My name is Erin Beckett and I am the Grasshopper teacher here at Just For Me. I have worked at two different childcare center and as a nanny. I have my assistant, lead, infant/toddler and am finishing up completing my Preschool CDA. I love working with children and watching them grow, learn and explore the world.
When I am not at JFM, I enjoy reading, dancing, watching movies and playing with my two dogs.
Lucy and Ethel are my co-teachers. Be sure to stop by their quarters and say “hi”.
School Age Teacher and Float
My name is Ally Wayland. I graduated from Sun Prairie High school in May 2022. I am new to the childcare field but am very eager to learn. I cannot wait to get to know all the wonderful families at JFM.
I will be working with the school age kids but also helping out in other rooms where needed.