We Love Working at Bonkerz!

Join us! We are a collection of staff and volunteers united by a desire to strengthen families in our local communities through healthy play in a setting that is safe, clean and FUN!

We have room for more volunteers and would love to talk to you about what we do, why we love being here, and how you might be a fit for the Bonkerz community. Stop by anytime during our normal hours to chat.

  • Sarah Mahaffy, Event Manager

    Sarah is a Moscow native. She currently works for Washington State University. She also leads a single mom's ministry called Embrace Grace. She is passionate about helping children and families. If you want to plan a fun birthday party for your kids, host a family-friendly staff party, or anything in between, she is here to help you!

  • Nicole Turner, Schedule Manager

    Nicole is a Moscow native. After active duty in the US Army she returned home and is finishing a bachelors degree in Social Work.   She lives here with her daughter Amelia, loves working and playing with kids and helping build the Bonkerz community.

  • Jodi Fisher, Playcenter Lead

    Jodi has lived in Moscow since she was five, but has also lived in many other places like Boise, Seattle, and even Costa Rica. She currently wears many hats including English as a second language teacher online, music and Spanish teacher, photographer, children’s book writer, and mom to her son, James. She loves butterflies, flowers, rainbows, and truly enjoys working with people and getting to know her community and the amazing people in it. She’s excited to get to know everyone while working at Bonkerz too!

  • Caitlyn Ripley, Playcenter Lead

    Caitlyn was born and raised in Boise Idaho. She is currently a student at the University of Idaho studying Elementary Education with a literacy endorsement. Her passion for working with kids only continues to grow and she is very happy for the opportunity to work with the Bonkerz team!

  • Aramis Zborowski, Playcenter Lead

    Aramis was born and raised in Boise Idaho, later moving with his family to Western Washington. He is an engineering student at the University of Idaho and you are most likely to see him on Saturdays at Bonkerz.