Kathie Boe currently oversees the Sales and Marketing of their family owned and operated business, Xtreme Clean Softwash. Prior to joining her family business, she served as Vice President of Quality and Accreditation for the nation’s largest child care provider, KinderCare Learning Centers, including Champions Before and After School Age Programs. Kathie directed the Quality and Accreditation Initiatives and her team supported over 1,800 centers/sites in 39 states, 21,000 teachers, and 180,000 children daily. For over 40 years, she has shared her passion and expertise as a speaker on early childhood education, team building, administration and staff development for numerous regional and national conferences. Kathie holds a Master Degree in Education from Concordia University, St. Paul, Minnesota.
For 16 years, Kathie was also an Accreditor for The National Association of the Education of Young Children, and worked to assess the program quality of child care centers in the United States, and across the world for the Department of Defense, Every military base has a child care center, and her passion was to ensure centers were held to the highest standard of becoming accredited.