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About us


Gessner Kiddie Kollege has been serving Southwest Houston for over ten years. In 2021 we moved to our now current location and have expanded our daycare capacity to accommodate 150 children. We have 18 full-time staff including 15 teachers.

Gessner Kiddie Kollege Building

Our Mission

At Gessner Kiddie Kollege we have a strong Executive Team from our Curriculum Director to our Owners who between them have a collective 100 years of early childhood experience! Our passion is to help with the education and development of children, something we hope to do for your child!


Gessner Kiddie Kollege provides quality care and education at an affordable price for the families in our community while ensuring that all children in our care are safe and allowed the opportunity to grow and develop to their needs.

Meet The Team

Owner and Director of Gessner Kiddie Kollege

Jamila Lakhani

Owner / Director 

Finance Manager of Gessner Kiddie Kollege

 Amin Lakhani

Finance Manager

Marketing and Partnerships Manager at Gessner Kiddie Kollege

Nilufer Lakhani

Marketing and Partnerships Manager

Assistant Director of Gessner Kiddie Kollege

Chatara Woodson

Assistant  Director

Curriculum Director and Special Needs Coordinator of Gessner Kiddie Kollege

Shelley Byrd

Curriculum Director &

Special Needs Coordinator

Office Manager of Gessner Kiddie Kollege

Lynn Woods

Office Manager

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