Meet Our Founders

A to Z Building Blocks is locally owned by Jody and Brian Zabriskie.  It was established in 2005. Jody and Brian met in high school and dated for five years before they married.  They both grew up in Utah.

Jody moved to Chicago, Illinois when she was 18 years old where she worked as a nanny for almost three years. Jody has a degree in Early Childhood Education and has been working with children for over 20 years. She owned and taught preschool for four years before opening A to Z Building Blocks.

Brian graduated college with a degree in Business Management with an emphasis in accounting. Brian has set up all the financials for A to Z Building Blocks and is an active participant in maintaining the financial security of the company.

Brian and Jody have four children; two girls ages 18 and 16 and two boys ages 12 and 9. Although challenging, Jody is dedicated to her family and her company. She loves her job as a mother and as an owner of these three facilities.