Amy Sunseri – Director

Amy is a graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania holding a Bachelor of Science Degree in “Child Development and Family Relations”. She previously worked in Child Care over a four year period before stepping up to the challenge to partner with Cross Cut Church in launching Cross Cut Child Care Center. 

Amy lives in Patton with her husband and two young children. She is a member of Cross Cut Church where she is a active in teaching children in Jr. Church. Amy is passionate about growing and nurturing children into all that God has designed them to be. 



Tracy Bolen Group Supervisor (Big Dippers) /PreSchool Teacher (4yr olds)

Tracy is a graduate from Clarion University with a Bachlehor of Science degree in Early Childhood/Elementary Education and a Bachelors  of Arts in Sociology. She has her Level I PA Certificate, on her way to recieving her Level II. 

Tracy has eleven years experiece working with children of various settings: daycare, preschool, church. Tracy and her husband, Jason reside in Patton with their daughter Kay. Tracy enjoys doing cross stitch and watching her favorite sports team on TV. Her favorite color is purple. 



Heather Valeria -Group Supervisor (Twinkling Stars Room)/PreSchool Teacher (3yr olds) 

Heather is a graduate of Carlow University holding a Bachelors of Arts in Early Childhood Education.  Heathers has twelve years of child care experience (Group supervisor, Assistant Director and Substitute teacher at Cambria Heights). Seeing the excitement on a child’s face when they finally understand what she is teaching is her favorite thing about working with kids. 

Heather resides in Northern Cambria with her husband Brad. They have three children. Heather enjoys spending time with her family, going to the beach and  softball/baseball games.




Ali Wholaver  – Assistant Group Supervisor (Shooting Stars Room- Toddlers)

 Ali is the youngest of our staff, but don’t let that fool you. She has many years experience with children. As a teenager she was the go-to babysitter in her extended family.  She has been active in Cross Cut Church for over eight years, participating in Youth Ministry, Sunday School all while voluteering in the church nursery and Vacation Bible School program. 



Mandy UhrinGroup Supervisor (Little Dippers Room – Infants)

Mandy holds a Certificate in Child Development Association and has worked in Child Care for over ten years. Mandy is fabulous with our infants. For past five years she has worked with infant/toddlers. It takes a special person to know what a baby needs without the ability for them to communicate.  

She is a member of Cross Cut Church. Mandy lives in Hastings and has three children and one grandson.  She loves to be outdoors and taking walks. Her favorite color is blue and her favorite food is “sweets.”