Kristen founded A Nanny Match in 2015 to revolutionize the nanny/family matchmaking approach and bridge the gap between unregulated online platforms and the traditional agency structure by focusing on compatibility and providing a more caring and personalized experience for parents and nannies. Her professional background includes over ten years as a nanny, Early Childhood Education, and Corporate Recruiting, with a combined 20 + years of professional experience in the private childcare industry.
Kristen's early experience as a teacher and a nanny provided her with hands-on experience in child development and experience working with families from diverse backgrounds. At Chelsea Art Galleries, she worked in administration and displayed exceptional customer care while catering to high-profile clients. She was a nanny and a professional recruiter for a college in Colorado before moving back to NY.
Kristen serves as the primary point of contact for clients and top candidates and remains actively engaged throughout every placement, from start to finish. She leads with honesty, integrity, and a passion for supporting the well-being of children, families, and caregivers.
Jessie is a seasoned marketing professional with a proven track record of success in driving brand engagement and growth. As the Marketing Manager at A Nanny Match, she oversees a comprehensive spectrum of responsibilities, ranging from social media management and strategic partnerships to leading paid search efforts and outreach initiatives.
With an extensive background in early childhood development and integrated marketing, Jessie brings a unique perspective to her role. Her journey with A Nanny Match began in 2018 as a social media intern during her junior year at Pace University. Recognizing her exceptional talents and dedication, she was swiftly hired as Social Media & PR Manager in 2019 and was recently promoted to Marketing Manager in 2024.
Marina screens applicants and conducts the first rounds of interviews with qualified candidates. She is a mother of 3 children and a former nanny with over ten years of experience and a background and education in Early Childhood Development. Marina’s studies include a Bachelor’s in Educational Studies and Human Development, Childhood Psychology, Communication Disorders, and Special education. She is also the owner of a thriving dog care and boarding company in Connecticut, Pup Paradise.
Marina brings her extensive caretaking knowledge, customer service, and experience as a business owner to the A Nanny Match team as our Assistant director. Marina’s warmth, professionalism, and sound judgment make her an invaluable member of the A Nanny Match team!
Director of A Nanny Match
Cindy is a committed Executive Administrative Professional, bringing over 12 years of experience in managing operations, processes, and logistics, including proven expertise in project management. Her background in project management has contributed to her capacity to oversee intricate and multifaceted projects efficiently, ensuring their successful completion.
In her role as Director at A Nanny Match, Cindy's responsibilities are diverse encompassing many areas of the company. Acting as the key liaison between Kristen, the team, clients, and nannies, Cindy manages the intricate balance of administration, correspondence, scheduling, document control, and overall coordination. Her adept management of process flow incorporates her rich experience with project management, ensuring that everything runs smoothly and efficiently.
Equipped with a solid foundation in Psychology, Cindy adeptly navigates the intricacies of multifaceted challenges. Her distinct edge lies in her capacity to establish connections and lead with empathy, leveraging her profound intuition, patience, and active listening skills.
Lead Boston Placement Specialist
Allie started her career placing and recruiting top Disney Channel and Nickelodeon talent in many iconic shows our children know and love today. After ten years of experience as a nanny traveling with high-profile families with bases in L.A., NYC, London, and Boston, she took a step back to hone in on her passion for helping dedicated caregivers and families find and cultivate meaningful relationships.
Allie holds a B.A. with a concentration in Early Childhood Development from Emerson College in Boston, MA, with advanced coursework in Developmental Child Psychology and a focus on Postpartum Depression and Mental Health at Antioch University in Los Angeles, CA. She is a trained Newborn Care Specialist, Postpartum Doula, and infant nanny.
Highly intuitive and knowledgeable about child development and family dynamics, Allie works hard to ensure peace of mind and security for families and Boston nannies. Kristen and Allie have had a professional working relationship for many years, and Allie uses the same thorough, careful approach to matchmaking.