As is tradition, this prestigious award will be presented by the previous year’s award recipient, 2008 NOTY Donna Robinson, a renowned traveling nanny and a genuine advocate for children. In her role, she promotes quality child care to increase awareness about the industry. As a representative of the nanny profession, the 2009 NOTY will be available for media interviews and appearances, in addition to booking speaking engagements. Her child care philosophy can be found in INAVision, the association newsletter. 2004 INA NOTY Michelle LaRowe became affectionately known as America’s Nanny and went on to pen four parenting books. Appearing on national and international television, she helped enlighten the public about the professional nanny. She has also consulted with celebrity nanny, Nanny Stella from Nanny 911, who also endorsed her third book, Working Mom’s 411 (Regal, 2009).
In addition to the 2009 NOTY Luncheon, where the award recipient will be announced, the 24th annual INA conference is set to include 3 days of information-
o Dallas based Emmy winning news anchor and reporter, Jeff Crilly
o Nationally renowned Media Mom and The Family Coach Dr. Lynne Kenney
o Dallas based best-selling author and founder of Positive Life Principles, Karol Ladd
o Houston based pediatric gastroenterologist and author of Colic Solved, Dr. Bryan Vartabedian
o Chief Inspiration Officer of the Academy of Coaching Parents International, Dr. Caron B. Goode
The INA, a non-profit organization, serves as the umbrella association for the in-home child care industry by providing information and education to the public and to industry professionals. The INA is the only free-standing association that offers a credential exam for nannies. For more information, please visit our website: www.nanny.org or contact us by calling 1-888-878-1477.
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The International Nanny Association (INA), a nonprofit organization, serves as the umbrella organization for the in-home child care industry. INA members include nannies, nanny employers, nanny agencies, educators and industry service providers.