Rosalind keeps the creative juices flowing, is obsessed with creating an awesome experience for both clients and team members and is constantly seeking to take TC to new heights. She serves as the Sales and Marketing Director and is the company’s Chief Brand Officer. An industry leader and successful “momtrepreneur,” Rosalind has helped grow Trusting Connections from a small 2-woman operation in Tucson, Arizona to a growing agency of over 150 employees and oversaw the agency’s expansion into the DFW and Phoenix markets.
Rosalind is also a talented consultant that has helped numerous small businesses flourish. She is especially passionate about sharing her insights with women to inspire them to believe that being a mom and a business owner is a beautiful possibility. She has had numerous speaking engagements across the country and has also made appearances on News 4 KVOA in Tucson as a local child care expert. Recently, Rosalind won the Rising Star Award at the at the Women of Influence Awards 2019.
As the Chief Operations Officer, Caroline truly makes it all happen. She manages our agency’s robust office staff team and ensures that TC is running at peak performance. She also serves as the CFO and oversees the financial affairs of all three locations. As a former professional nanny and Certified Postpartum Doula, Caroline has brought her many years of experience in the child care industry and expertise to Trusting Connections.
Caroline is an alumni of the prestigious Goldman Sach’s 10,000 Small Businesses Training Program, where she gained world-class education on small business development. She is heavily involved in the local business community and has sat on numerous Boards. She currently serves on the International Nanny Association’s (INA) Board of Directors. She has also been an INA conference and Startup Tucson speaker and presented for the YWCA’s InnovateHER challenge, where she was instrumental in securing TC’s first-place spot.
When she’s not traveling for work or behind a desk working tirelessly for our families, you can find Caroline enjoying her UA season football tickets by cheering on the Wildcats, striking a yoga pose, or hunting with her second half Austin and their little girl and baby boy.
Katie is a transplant to the Tucson area from Sacramento, CA. She started with TC as a flex nanny in May of 2017, became our Scheduling Manager in October of 2017 and is now putting her “Logisti-gal” skills to the test as TC Operations Manager. Before her move Katie worked in the insurance industry but longed to utilize her degree and she saw her move as a great opportunity to do just that. She is a graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara; her degree is in Sociology with a focus in Child Development and Social Work. In her free time she enjoys CrossFit, crafting, all things music and dance, playing with her fur babies Jasper and Arthur, and traveling with her husband.
Natalie joined the TC team as the Billing Specialist in August of 2017. Her attention to detail, organizational skills and excellent service to customers have served the agency and its clients well. Natalie started her career with a degree in Elementary Education in 2003 and worked in education for 6 years. Since that time she has been a full-time mother to her 3 children, and 4 foster babies. When she is not knee-deep in children, she enjoys spending time with her husband and extended family, shopping at Target (alone!), hiking and eating delicious food.
Desiree is our Sales and Marketing Assistant and resident website and online marketing guru. She has worked with numerous large corporations and small businesses and is an experienced SEO strategist and content writer. She loves the analytics side of marketing and even became Google Analytics certified in one day! Desiree is excited to use her expertise to help grow the TC brand. She also enjoys being a first point of contact for prospective new clients and playing a role in helping families thrive! Having moved from Southern California, she now resides in Tucson with her fiancé, his son, and their baby girl. Social media posts and webpages aren’t the only things she likes to make pretty. In her spare time, she enjoys utilizing her esthetic license (especially to beautify brows!), playing with her two pups and doing home renovation projects.
Brooke moved to Tucson from a small town in Alabama and began as a Flex Team nanny before being selected as our Executive Assistant. She has been working with children for over 7 years in after-school care programs, summer camps, and as an assistant teacher for ages infants to PreK. In her spare time, Brooke loves to watch re-runs of Friends on Netflix, spend time with family and friends back in Alabama, take her fur baby Rando to the park, and be outdoors. She also enjoys traveling with her better half, Tyler!
CARE DIRECTOR ASSISTANT – TUCSON
Rachel, our Care Director Assistant, recently graduated from Arizona State University with her Bachelor’s in Public Service and Public Policy. She is utilizing her passion of supporting her community, by closely working with our amazing team as a nanny matchmaker! She is originally from Monterey, CA but now calls Tucson home. Rachel has an adventurous spirit and in her free time enjoys hiking, gardening, painting, and seeing new places! She lives in a tiny house on wheels with her husband Nathan and two fur babies, Tank and Bessie.
CARE DIRECTOR ASSISTANT – PHOENIX
Maria is an Arizona native, born, raised and still enjoying her home state. She joined the TC team as the Phoenix Care Director Assistant in 2021. She applies her detail-oriented and organizational skills to help build our community of nannies and provide support to Phoenix-area client families. She is a graduate of Arizona State University, with a B.S. degree in Computer Information Systems. She previously worked at Intel Corporation before staying home with her own children. Maria and her husband have five kids (including a set of quadruplets) and have their own experience employing a nanny. In her spare time, Maria enjoys hiking, camping, cooking/baking and spending family time with her husband and kids.