Meet Our Team
Lori and Sandy - Owners of Kids' Ketch as of January, 2019, Lori and Sandy are passionate ambassadors of all things PLAY. Lori is closely involved in the daily store management and Sandy makes sure inventory is spot on and the technology that makes Kids' Ketch tick is running smoothly. Owners of three other toy stores located in Bethany Beach and Fenwick Island, Lori and Sandy are the proud parents of two awesome toy testers.
Teresa - Founder of Kids' Ketch and owner for its' first 29 years,Teresa continues to work at the store. She has a passion for working with customers to help them find exactly what they want to get for the little people in their life. Teresa continues to be the main buyer of the wonderful clothing we have at Kids' Ketch.
Jake - Jake, Teresa's son, has been involved with Kids' Ketch since its inception. Working at the store for the last 20 years, he is knowledgeable in the running of the business, is a go to for moving/checking in freight as it arrives and creates a fun, lively atmosphere for the staff and customers to enjoy.
Karin - Karin started at the store in 1992 when she was 14 and now her two sons come to enjoy what Kids' Ketch has to offer. Now an at-home Mom, Karin continues to keep connected to the store by keeping our book section current and stocked!
Kathleen - Kathleen worked at the store for 10 years while she was a full-time student of nursing and a single mom. Now she works full time as a nurse, but continues to fill in when we need a helping hand. Her daughter, now a teenager, is hoping to one day work with our team.
Nicole - Starting work at the store in 2013, Nicole is store manager and works with the store's social media and website maintenance. She is the one to call on if you are not getting emails or your Fall Kids' Ketch Catalog. Nicole is a retired marine biologist and is married with two teenage sons.
Diane - Diane has worked at the store since 2013 and will wrap any gift with flourish, leaving the customer with a masterpiece. Diane is a retired lawyer and has a family which includes her fiance and an adorable son.
Karen - Karen, who has worked at the store since 2014, is a retired school teacher and music therapist. She leads our story time, Stories and Songs at Kid's Ketch, with a bright smile and engaging talent, each Friday during the school year.
Megan - Megan began working at Kids' Ketch in the summer of 2016. We call her the 'Bubble Queen' because of her love of all things bubble! Megan is now a middle school teacher in Maryland. We hope that she will rejoin our team in the summer!
Katey - Katey began her time at Kids' Ketch during the busy 2016 Christmas season. She loves the outdoors, regularly hiking in the Cape Henlopen State Park with her dog and visiting the beach with her two daughters and husband.