About Us

About the Owners

Ellen and Angela, a mother/daugther team pursuing their passion of working with children and supporting families in Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky

Ellen and Angela, a mother/daugther team pursuing their passion of working with children and supporting families in Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky

Ellen Cavanaugh
Founder and Chief Entertainment Officer

Ellen Cavanaugh founded Your Event Sitters, LLC in February 2011. She is CPR/First Aid/AED certified. Ellen worked at AT&T before retirement, with 32 years of service.  She posseses an Associate's Degree in Business Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Indiana. After Ellen's retirement, she wanted to pursue her passion for working with children. 

Ellen is a mother of 2 and a grandmother of 6.  She has worked as an English/Reading tutor and a Substitute Teacher for grades K-7 in Indianapolis, Indiana, prior to moving to Ohio and pursuing her dreams. 

Through Ellen's experiences with her family and children in the school system and through volunteerism, her love for children has grown into the desire to go into the event sitting business and impact the lives of children in Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky.

Angela Parker
Chief Fun Officer

Angela Parker currently works as a tax consultant for Brixey & Meyer. She graduated from Butler University in Indianapolis, IN with a Bachelor's of Science in Accounting. Angela is a mother of three. 

She has a vast experience working with children and is CPR/First Aid/AED certified. She volunteers as an all-subject tutor at her church home in Cincinnati. She has been a tutor for over 15 years.  In addition, she worked with the English as a Second Language Program while at Butler University and was a mentor for the College Mentor for Kids program.