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Preschool/CDC Board

Preschool/Child Development Center Board

Pastor Mike Ensrude

Pastor Mike and his wife, Bonnie, reside here in Austin and part-time in Colorado. Bonnie has been a teacher in both Austin and Fredericksburg, TX. They enjoy spending time with their grandchildren in Austin and Iowa City, IA. Pastor Mike was the pastor at St. John Lutheran in Bishop, Texas from 1977 to 1984 and…

Kate Weber

Kate Weber is a lifelong learner with a passion for PreK-12 education. Kate joined the Child Development Center family in January 2013 when daughter Alice became a Star, as if she weren’t one already. Son Luke soon joined the fun as Puppy and has grown within the school to be a Bear. Because of the…

Director of Child Development Center

Laura Mumme

Laura is a graduate of UT, go horns and an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan!  She has worked on and off in the childcare field for over 20 years as assistants, leads and as an assistant director in many centers in Austin.  She has been at the Triumphant Love Child Development Center for more than 15 years,…

Assistant Director of Child Development Center

Reyna Swanson

Reyna Swanson has been in the educational field for over 11 years. She is a certified Bilingual teacher with a degree in Psychology and a master’s in Elementary Education. She has taught in three different states and five different school districts. Reyna was a Dino teacher at the Child Development Center before becoming the assistant…

TLLC Member/Non-CDC Parent

Bennie Engelke

Bennie Engelke joined the Child Development Center Board in 2015. He has been a member of Triumphant Love since 2006.  Over the years, he has enjoyed volunteering to assist the pastors, in the music program, and with the Child Development Center. Bennie has two children, Sean Engelke and Jennifer Peck, who both live in Austin. …

Non-member/CDC Parent

Samantha Keeney

Samantha is serving as one of our non-church member parents on the board. She and her husband, Shannon, have two girls, Harper and Emerson. Samantha serves as our fundraising chair and is a member of the Strategic Planning Committee. She was born and raised in Austin and worked at the Brick Oven Restaurant for 16…

Karen Steans

Karen Steans was born in Negaunee, Michigan.  She and her husband have been married for 48 years, having lived in Florida, Michigan, Dallas, Houston, Austin, Houston again, and now Austin.  They are the proud parents of two married sons that live in South Austin.  They have been blessed with one grandson, who has stolen their…

Vanessa Allgood

Vanessa grew up in the Dallas area and received her undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Dallas. She met her husband Jason in 2008, shortly after moving to Austin. They were married in 2010, welcomed their son Luke in 2012, and Lexi was born in 2014. Vanessa currently owns a small business servicing…