Inquisitive Child, LLC 

A comprehensive early learning center

Donna Woodsom

Owner / Co-Director Inquisitive Child and Co-Site Director TCS School Age Project


Donna holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Management from Daniel Webster College.  She has owned and operated child care centers in the State of NH since 1992 and is the former owner/director of the Newton Learning Center and Scribbles Family Daycare in Newton, NH.  In 2005, after relocating to the Lakes Region, she opened and served as the director of the Inquisitive Child. She also served as the Parent Educator/Child Care Coordinator for Odyssey Family Center in Canterbury, NH.   In 2009, she was recognized, qualified and credentialed as a Level 3 Director by the NH DHHS Child Development Bureau and continues to play an active role in the center's operations.  


Tiffany Gilbert
Co-Director / Preschool Lead Teacher

Tiffany has been part of our center community since February 2011, leading our comprehensive Preschool Program.  She holds an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education from New Hampshire Technical Institute.    Before joining our team, Tiffany worked with young children in center-based programs for 3 years and was an In-Home Nanny for 5 years.  Tiffany is CPR and First Aid Certified.
Erin Ouellette
LNA / Preschool Teacher Assistant

We are very fortunate to have a Nursing Assistant on staff here at Inquisitive Child.  Erin works in our Preschool classroom assisting Tiffany with our comprehensive Preschool Program.  Even though we are all certified in First Aid and CPR, Erin brings an added benefit to the healthy well being of the children in our care.  Among her many Health Care certifications, Erin is CPR & First Aid certified. 

Kara Dorais

Infant Lead Teacher


Kara has over 15 college credits in Early Childhood Education through Lakes Region Community College and is certified in Adult and Infant & Child CPR as well as Pediatric First Aid. She has previously worked for a Child Care Center in Laconia and is Lead Teacher qualified.  She continues to take child care trainings and seminars throughout the State of NH and is currently pursuing her Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education.


Keely Peluso 
Infant Room AssociateTeacher

Keely joined our team in June 2018, working in our Infant Room.  She is currently enrolled in a Bachelor of Science Degree program in Early Childhood Education at New Hampshire Technical Institute in Concord.  She has previously worked for a childcare center in Rochester, NH in an afterschool program.  Keely  is CPR, First Aid, and Water Safety Certified.