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Wendy Sachs:

Wendy Sachs is CEO and founder of The Philadelphia Nanny Network, Inc. (TPNN)  She is also a founding member and past four-term President two term Co-President of the International Nanny Association, an organization where she has also served as Secretary and Treasurer, and board member.  Currently she serves on the board of the Association of Premier Nanny Agencies (APNA).  Sachs is a nationally recognized expert on the nanny profession and household staffing and has given more than 500 interviews to network television, national magazines and leading newspapers during her career. She has appeared on national newscasts from NBC, CNBC and CNN, including the Today Show and The Oprah Winfrey Show. Sachs earned her undergraduate degree from Simmons College and her MBA from the University of Miami. She is the mother of two fully launched young adults and an experienced nanny employer.


The Philadelphia Nanny Network, Inc. employs Placement Counselors and Recruiters to work with the candidates and the clients through the hiring process. They also actively screen candidates to assure only the best are referred to families. Placement Assistants are involved in candidate recruiting and helping families through the hiring process. The clerical staff provides support in the administrative functions of the office. TPNN also employs Staff Nannies and Resident Nannies who work in the Corporate Back Up Care program.


The Philadelphia Nanny Network, Inc. has been in existence since 1985, a time when there were few agencies in the business. TPNN began at a time when many women in the workforce wanted to keep their careers moving forward while also raising a family. The key was to find a qualified adult who could be home with the children during the work day. Moving to fill this void, Wendy Sachs founded the agency and set about educating the public about the nanny profession while helping parents through the process of finding high caliber in-home child care. Growing the business from a local level, Sachs pioneered the idea of the national recruiting effort, while developing the screening process that is now used in agencies across the country. She has continued to refine this screening process at TPNN and has been a leader in setting Best Practices for the industry.

Nanny Agency Staff

Joanna and Michelle in GroupTemps™ attire


TPNN Staff

Shannon Berrien
Shannon Vandergast

Roxanna Kestner NannyTemps Placement Counselor

Porsha Haynes
Placement Assistant

Amanda Hallowell
Recruiter Assistant

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