Meadowbrook KidCare Staff

 Morning Staff


Maureen Keane is an instructional assistant at Meadowbrook. She has worked in many different classrooms and grade levels. This is Maureen’s third year in KidCare. 


Kathy Klein is a third-grade assistant at Meadowbrook, where she has worked for 20 years. Kathy has worked with KidCare for the past three years. She has three children who attended Greenbriar and Glenbrook North.


Afternoon Staff


Aaron Adelman is a sophomore at Glenbrook North. He has worked in peer groups for many years and loves working with students. He said he learns something from them and hope that they learn from him. He enjoys fishing and cooking and has a pet hamster. Aaron also attended Meadowbrook and NBJH.


Tim Burke is a former Meadowbrook student. He currently is a senior at Glenbrook North. This is his second year at KidCare.


Kathy Gianni has been an instructional assistant at Meadowbrook for the past five years. She is a parent of two Glenbrook North graduates. Kathy said enjoys talking to and getting to know the children in the more relaxing environment of KidCare.


Leah Grabill is a senior at Glenbrook North. This year, she will be working at all three elementary schools. She chose to work at KidCare because she loves kids and wants to be an elementary school teacher! 


Maddy Halamaj joined the staff at KidCare this year. She loves working with students. She also works at Mariano’s as a cashier.


Mary Howard has worked at Meadowbrook for many years as an instructional assistant. This is her second year at KidCare.

Martinez  Angel Martinez is a senior at Glenbrook North. He has volunteered at an after-school program in Palatine for at-risk students. Through this experience he realized how much he enjoyed working with elementary students. Angel attended Meadowbrook and NBJH.

Amy Sullivan is an instructional assistant at Meadowbrook. Amy’s children attended Meadowbrook. This is Amy’s first year working at KidCare.