Our Team



The most important component in the delivery of exceptional child care and early childhood experiences is a consistent team of professional teachers who nurture, guide, and instruct the children each day.  Our caregivers and teachers deliver the highest quality care by demonstrating a commitment to:

  • Be loving and responsive to the needs of each child and their families.
  • Inspire living according to God’s word.
  • Provide an environment that nurtures emotional growth and social development.
  • Approach each day with positive enthusiasm.
  • Appreciate each child as a unique gift.
  • Implement creative and engaging lessons.
  • Ensure safe, clean, and stimulating indoor and outdoor spaces.


The staff of Beech Tree House Center for Child Development is distinguished in the following:

  • We have over 317 years of experience – at our center alone!
  • We hold 24 degrees and 17 professional certifications.
  • The average tenure of our providers is over 8 years of service.
  • Every staff member is annually certified in CPR, First-Aid, and Universal Precautions.




Center Director and School Principal

Heidi Haywood Dowell




Faculty and Staff Directory

Faculty and Staff Directory may be accessed at myBTHCCD with a log-in and password.



Employment Opportunities

Email Resume to:

Heidi Dowell, Director



Mail Resume to:

Beech Tree House Center for Child Development, Inc.

Attention: Heidi Dowell

7850 South Emerson Avenue

Indianapolis, Indiana