Cassie Ripp joined the Koala-T-Kare team in July 2009. She graduated from Western Technical College in May 2009 with an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education. Prior to joining us, she worked at Gundersen Lutheran Childcare Center in La Crosse for three years, mainly with infants and toddlers. After starting at KTK, she changed roles and worked in the drop-in childcare for New Self (KTK's sister company). She did that for two years and then returned to KTK as the Lead Teacher in the Baby Chicks classroom. She is excited to be back in a classroom full-time! She holds a Level 12 Wisconsin Registry certificate.
Cassie and her boyfriend Pat reside in Portage. In thier spare time they enjoy camping, being out on the water, playing softball, watching sports, traveling and spending time with friends and family!