About us

Successful Solutions Professional Development LLC

Successful Solutions offers respected high quality education at reasonable prices. We are a leading online training organization, offering the most comprehensive student support available in a web based learning environment. Our online education has recently expanded to include opportunities for adult high school students, business professionals, college students, homeschooling youth and nannies. We continue to educate child care center directors, staff, preschool teachers, and family child care providers across the nation. Successful Solutions Training in Child Development is a subsidiary of Successful Solutions Professional Development LLC.

Our Team

Training Supervisor / Program Administrator: Genie Skinner

Advanced STARS Educator and CDA Advisor: Claudette Lindquist, HD M.A.

Advanced STARS Educator and CDA Advisor: Debra Hasbrook, M.Ed.

Student Support Specialist: Anneliese Lenzo

Student Support Specialist: Alisha Hagen

Student Support Specialist: Ashleigh Barraza

Office Assistant: Alisa Taylor

CEU Curriculum Technical Support: Smart Horizons 1-800-261-6248

Career Online High School: Student Support Staff 1-855-777-4263

Course Accreditation

Successful Solutions is pleased to offer Smart Horizons courseware for the CDA Training, CDA Renewal Training and In-Service courses. Smart Horizons courseware is accredited through IACET

Course Accreditation Information

CDA Training - Approval Verification


Successful Solutions Professional Development LLC offers Washington STARS training in partnership with the following advanced level STARS approved trainers:


Claudette Lindquist, HD M.A.

Claudette has over 25 years’ experience in early childhood education both as a teacher and as an administrator. Her education includes a Master’s Degree in Human Development. Her extensive professional career has included previously being a child care licensor in King County, a college ECE instructor at Pacific Oaks College, and a grant coordinator.


Debra Hasbrook, M.Ed.

Debbie has worked with children and families for 37 years. In that time she has been a home provider, teacher, director, Regional and State conference presenter and Adjunct faculty at a number of colleges in Washington State. Her education includes a Master of Education, Montessori Preschool Degree and several certifications.


Claudette and Debbie have been approved as an Advanced Level STARS trainers in the NEW trainer approval system for DEL MERIT (2013). All of our courses will continue to be offered online, as always.

Training Organization Verification

STARS Trainer Approval Verification