Founder of Portland Sitters, Amanda built the company to help local students and young adults find flexible work, and help families find childcare with ease. Amanda is the CEO of the company and mainly focuses on marketing & media, stepping in as back-up carer as needed. Outside of Portland Sitters, she enjoys being creative through multiple mediums and spending time with family and friends.
With Portland Sitters Since December 2017, Amanda works as Administrative Assistant and helped with human resources for the company. Outside of Portland Sitters, Amanda can be found nose deep in a book or practicing her lines as she pursues her acting career.
With the company since May 2021, Shae uses her 4 years of childcare experience to provide a high learning and creative environment. When not working for Portland Sitters, Shae can be found baking, hiking, embroidery, and painting. She also enjoyed taking care of her plants and playing DND! Shae is working on her degrees in Music and German at the University of Portland!
With Portland Sitters Since December 2018, Laurie uses her 8 years of childcare experience to bring imaginative play and a nurturing environment to the clients she works with. When not babysitting, Laurie likes painting, reading, and creative writing. Laurie also speaks German "enough to hold up a conversation".
With Portland Sitters Since October 2022, Teyah uses her 10 years of childcare experience to bring creative play, arts, and a nurturing environment to the clients she works with. When not babysitting, Teyah likes spending time with friends, playing with her cats, and watching K-Dramas.