Corporate Support

Kelley Buko, Office Manager Kelley Buko, Office Manager

Kelley Buko joined CS Partners in 2006 as an administrative assistant and later became our Office Manager. Kelley handles a wealth of different duties for CS Partners including facility oversight of our corporate building, vendor relations, budget and cash flow management, technology updates, corporate communications and events, and more. She received her degree in Business Administration from Cleary University in 1983, and began her career in the title insurance industry. Kelley also manages functions for our affiliate companies, MEP Services and the Stockwell Child Development Centers.

Julie Ostrowski joined CS Partners in 2016 as the External Relations Director. In this role she manages all marketing and communication initiatives for CS Partners. She also works to support our schools with their enrollment and retention through marketing and communications initiatives. Julie has over 15 years of marketing experience and specializes in developing strategic marketing plans and various aspects of digital marketing. She received her undergraduate degree in marketing from Wayne State University and has a master’s in human resource management and organizational development from Eastern Michigan University.

John Vandersteen joined CS Partners in August 2015. As Project Coordinator, John will be responsible for the Central Desktop and Dashboard web platforms as well as insurance for CS Partners schools. John will also serve in a support capacity for the President, Mary Kay Shields. John graduated with a B.A. in Political Science and Economics from the University of Michigan and graduated with a J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School Of Law. Before joining CS Partners, John spent two years working for the Professional Educational Services Group.

Carly Brooks joined CS Partners in the spring of 2014 as a receptionist and now serves as an Administrative Assistant for the company. In her role she provides a broad range of duties across the organization, but is mainly focused on supporting the daycare centers. Carly has many years of customer experience and earned her Bachelor of Business Administration from Cleary University.

Kristina Haskins joined CS Partners in 2016 as our receptionist. In addition to managing the phone system and daily calls she supports the office in a variety of ways. Kristina has many years of experience in handling front desk duties and administrative tasks. She earned her Bachelor of Business Administration from Northwood University.