Our Administrative Staff

Cheryl Paizis

Director of Education
Cheryl grew up in New Jersey but moved to Oklahoma with her family and they are happy to be here with a great backyard. She received her Bachelor of Arts in International Relations with a minor in Geography from Boston University. She then earned her Masters of Education from Oklahoma City University, where she specialized in Montessori. She went on to the receive her Montessori Certification for Primary from the Houston Montessori Center, where she is in the process of certification for Elementary levels I and II. She has been working with children for over 20 years in which 10 of those years have been at Children’s House. Cheryl speaks French and enjoys “learning and encouraging children to be the best they can be.” In her free time she likes to cook, read, and play music.

Kristen Hill

Administrative Director
Kristen is a native of Norman, Oklahoma. Kristen served as Associate Director of Finance and Administration until the fall of 2015, when she took the role of Administrative Director. Kristen comes to us after ten years of experience in the oil and gas and banking industry, where she worked at the Chesapeake Energy Corporation and at  Republic Bank. She is mother to two CMS students, and her family has been a part of Children’s House since 2012. Kristen enjoys camping and hiking with her family.