All of our sitters are at least, 18 years of age or older. At a minimum, each holds a high school diploma or G.E.D. and has at least 2 years of positive, relevant experience working with or caring for children. We conduct a background check on every sitter we refer.

These sitters are among our current referees:

Hello, my name is Allie and am a junior at the University of Kansas. I have lived in Lawrence all my life and love being a Jayhawk. I plan to study something in communications or business. I love being outdoors, running, singing, the lake, and spending time with family and friends. I played volleyball for 10 years and hope to continue for fun in college. I have babysat families since the age of 12 and love that children are a part of my life. I enjoy children of all ages including infants. Although I do not have any pets of my own I love all animals and have dog sat several times. I have 2 sisters and value a positive family environment. I look forward to meeting you and your family.
Hello! My name is Carly and I am from Atlanta, Georgia. I am currently a junior at the University of Kansas majoring in International Business with a minor in German. At KU I am a member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority, Marketing Club, and German Club! In my free time I enjoy spending time with family and friends, running, as well as arts and crafts! I love animals, any kind of pet will do! Previously, I have been babysitting since I was 12, as well to helping my Mom out at the Preschool she works at! I’m super excited to be working with Sunflower Sitters, and I look forward to meeting you and your family!
Hello! My name is Dani and I am currently a junior at the University of Kansas. I am majoring in Architecture and Design. I am originally from St. Louis, and I have a lot of experience babysitting and nannying kids of all ages back home. In my free time, I love being active and spending time with my friends and family. I am so excited to be working with Sunflower Sitters, and I look forward to meeting you and your family!
Hello! My name is Jenna and I am currently studying Applied Behavioral Science with a Business minor at KU. I am originally from Goddard, Kansas. I love to spend time outdoors, play sports and go on adventures with my dog! I enjoy spending time with children and have experience working with children of all ages. I am looking forward to meeting you and your family!
Hello! My name is Josie and I am a sophomore at the University of Kansas. I am originally from the St. Louis area and have moved to Lawrence just recently. I have lots of child care experience back home. I have babysat for multiple families and I love doing it! I enjoy swimming, playing games, and spending time outside. In my free time, I usually run, read, or hangout with friends. I love children and can't wait to meet you and your family!
Hello! My name is Julia and I am from Westlake Village, California. I am currently a sophomore at the University of Kansas majoring in journalism with a minor in business. At KU I am a member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority, Marketing Club, and play club lacrosse! I love spending time with friends, reading, or going on adventures! I love animals, and get along with every pet! I have been babysitting since I was 12, and have also a camp counselor! I’m very excited to be working with Sunflower Sitters, and I look forward to meeting you!
My name is Katie and I am a Junior at the University of Kansas studying Art History with a minor in Business. I am a member of Pi Beta Phi. I love to cook and love hanging out and laughing with my friends. I am goofy with a good sense of humor! I have been babysitting/nannying from the time I was an 8th grader until now, with many families who I still keep in touch with today. Though I love hanging out with kids of every age, I really enjoy taking care of babies and have great experience with them. I look forward to hearing from you soon!
Hi! My name is Macayla and I have lived here in Lawrence, Kansas my whole life. I attend the University of Kansas and am pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Nursing! In my free time, I enjoy staying active, cooking and watching movies. I also love animals (especially dogs) and kids! I look forward to meeting you and your family.
MaddieHi! My name is Maddie, I am 21 and a current junior at the University of Kansas. I am majoring in communications, and will be graduating next spring. I have been babysitting since the age of 14, ranging from newborns to middle-school-aged children. I love the outdoors and animals especially. I also have a very flexible schedule. I can’t wait to meet you!
Hello! My name is Madison, I’m 20 years old and I’ve lived in Lawrence for the past 8 years! I’m currently attending Johnson County Community College with hopes of becoming a secondary education teacher! Working with kids has been a passion of mine for the past 8 years, working with kids of all ages. I enjoy being an active babysitter with the kids! I love to play sports and I enjoy the outdoors! I look forward to meeting you and your family!
Hi! My name is Marley, and I'm currently a freshman at the University of Kansas working towards a major in journalism. I'm originally from St. Louis, and when I'm home, I like to hang out with my friends, play with my dog, and spend time with my family. I have been babysitting for 7 years. The last 3 years I worked full time over the summer as a nanny for a family with 2 children (summer 2016) along with a family of 3 children (summer 2017-18). I have experience with all ages from infants to tweens. I'm responsible and reliable, but most importantly, I love kids! 🙂 I'm excited to work with Sunflower Sitters and can't wait to meet you and your kiddos!
Hi there! My name is Molly and I am currently a junior at KU working towards a major in Applied Behavioral Science and will be applying to graduate schools for Occupational Therapy this fall. I have been providing childcare since I was in the 3rd grade and have obtained babysitting and nannying jobs throughout middle school and high school. I adore all ages of children, especially the infant-preschool age! I love watching children grow and explore the world around them. I am a very nurturing, reliable, and responsible person and I look forward to meeting you and your family!
My name is Sophie and I’m from Overland Park. I’m a junior this year at KU studying journalism. I’ve been babysitting for around 8 years and I have experience with kids of all ages, especially infants!