Wonder Zone employs quality staff members that are trained in CPR, First Aid, Child Abuse Recognition, and Communicable Disease. They are here to make a positive impact on your child’s life.
Administrator - Terese Sandford


Terese Sandford created, developed, and designed the Wonder Zone in 2003 as a ministry of Champion Christian Church.  As Administrator her goal is to continue operating the Wonder Zone with Learning, Inspiration, Fellowship, and Enrichment (LIFE). This philosophy ensures a safe, loving, nurturing, and high quality environment for the families that she serves. She has an Associates in Early Childhood, has been married for 25 years, and a mother of 2 daughters.

Ms. Wanda
Ms. Wanda has been teaching at the Wonder Zone for nine years. She is the opener and morning school-age teacher. Ms. Wanda is known to many of the kids as the “lady who makes the lunches”.

Mrs. Yvonne
Mrs. Yvonne has been teaching preschool at the Wonder Zone for five years. She teaches in our Leaping Learners classroom. She has her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Youngstown State University. When she’s not teaching, she loves spending time with her husband and two children.

Miss Elissah
Miss Elissah has been teaching in the Busy Bee Room for three years. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Liberty University in 2017. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing the piano, baking, and reading.

Mr. Travis
Travis Lehmann is a recent graduate from Chalker High School and has been working at the Wonder Zone since the end of March 2016.He is certified in first aid, CPR and Communicable Disease. Travis is currently enrolled at Kent State Trumbull Campus in pursuant of an Early Childhood degree.

Ms. Brittany
Ms. Brittany is a junior at Kent State University where she is studying early childhood education. She loves to sing at church, listen to music, act and spend time with her family and friends.

Mrs. Cathy
Mrs. Cathy has 10 years in the preschool setting and is currently taking Step-Up to Quality inservice classes to further educate herself in early childhood education. She and her husband have been married for 28 years and they have 2 beautiful daughters.

Ms. Kayla
Ms. Kayla is a senior at Moody Bible Institute, studying for her Bachelor’s Degree in Children and Family Ministry Leadership. She loves listening to good music while drinking a very large amount of very good coffee. She loves playing outside with her friends here at the Wonder Zone and coming up with new games to play. She is also certified in CPR and First Aid, Communicable Diseases, and Child Abuse and have received her School-Age Administrator Endorsement.

Mrs. Kelsey

Ms. Aundria
Ms. Aundria is soon to be married to her best friend, Brandan.When she is not at work she enjoy spending time with Brandan and watching tv or going on adventures. She went to school for Special Education for 3 years at Kent State University.