Kellie Hall

Director / Head Teacher | 740-368-3935

Kellie Hall received her Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Development and her Master of Education degree from The Ohio State University. She has been in the field of Early Childhood Education for the past 20 years and serves as the director and a teacher of Ohio Wesleyan’s Early Childhood Center, and also teaches in the Education Department at Ohio Wesleyan University. She’s written two articles for Teaching Young Children on welcoming a dog to a preschool.


Melody Rotondo

Head Teacher | 740-368-3935

Melody Rotondo received her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and her Master of Arts in Early and Middle Childhood from The Ohio State University. She also has earned a reading certificate from Ohio State. Melody taught 2nd/3rd, 3rd/4th, and 4th/5th grade combination classrooms for 10 years in the Upper Arlington City School District.

Kelly Milliken

Head Teacher

Kelly Milliken received her Bachelor of Arts in Education with a specialization in Early Childhood Education and Reading Certification from Ohio Northern University. She received her Masters in Teaching from Marygrove College and has Comprehensive Orton-Gillingham Certification from the Institute for Multisensory Education. Kelly taught first grade in the Olentangy Schools and has been a private tutor for 15 years.

Meredith Braniger

Head Teacher

Meredith Braniger received her Bachelor of Music Education degree from The Ohio State University. In addition to her degree in music education, she has also completed coursework in Early Childhood Education at Otterbein University. Over the last 15 years she has taught in a variety of classrooms and settings. Meredith also serves as the assistant director in the drama department at Olentangy Orange High School.

Molly Delaney ’22

Student Staff (ECC Legacy) Intern

Molly Delaney is a Senior at Ohio Wesleyan University pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Inclusive Elementary Education. She is on the OWU Women’s Basketball team, Kappa Delta Pi Honors Society, Big Brothers Big Sisters volunteer program, and has been a teachers assistant at the Early Childhood Center the past three years.

Early Childhood Center


37 Park Ave.
Delaware, OH 43015
P 740-368-3935
F 740-368-2048

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