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Rainbow Fleet welcomes new members of executive team


Director of Operations



Assistant Director of Operations

OKLAHOMA CITY, June 3, 2022 –  Daphne Peschl has been promoted to director of operations at Rainbow Fleet Resource and Referral, while Amanda Meron will serve as assistant director of operations, the nonprofit announced today.

“Daphne and Amanda are outstanding additions to our leadership team who are committed to furthering our mission of enhancing Oklahoma children’s lives throughout early childhood,” said CEO Carri Hicks. 


Peschl earned an associate degree in business from Oklahoma City Community College before transferring to the University of Oklahoma, where she completed coursework in accounting. She has worked in accounting since 2011, with experience in nonprofit accounting and business development. Peschl volunteers in her hometown community of Chickasha, where she coaches youth softball and avidly supports Chickasha Public Schools events.


Meron completed coursework at the University of Oklahoma, where she studied communications, and at the University of Arizona, where she studied community advocacy and social policy. Since 2006, she has led training and development for business teams with exemplary results.Meron has also volunteered with Loveworks Leadership since 2013.


"Rainbow Fleet’s staff is here to serve the community. We are proud to work with Oklahoma’s best professionals to meet crucial needs and make a positive impact for generations to come," said Hicks. 


About Rainbow Fleet Resource and Referral

For nearly 50 years, Rainbow Fleet Resource and Referral has provided innovative child development programs to families and childcare service providers. Rainbow Fleet helps families locate quality childcare options and assists child care providers with a multitude of services including licensing and technical assistance as well as age-appropriate activities and curriculum. Rainbow Fleet is an equal opportunity provider and employer. For more information on Rainbow Fleet, visit

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