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Preschool/CDC Staff

Preschool/Child Development Center Staff

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…

Alison Waldo

Alison graduated from College of the Redwoods with an Associate of Arts degree and studied Art and Psychology at Humboldt State University, CA. She has over eight years of experience in the field of child development and education. She has worked as a Kindergarten Teacher Assistant, a Special Education Assistant, and as a home day…

Kathy Brewer

Kathy has over 25 years of experience teaching young children. She graduated from Anderson High School in 1990 and had already begun her career in early childhood education. She taught in a Christian learning center for 17 years. She has taught all ages of Sunday school classes, had a small child care business in her…

Luisa Dotson

Hi my name is Luisa and this is my second year at the Triumphant Love Child Development Center. I am very excited about being the lead teacher of the Butterfly class. I believe children are a gift from God to be nurtured, cared for, and loved. I feel so blessed to be part of your…

Sandy Schmolze

My name is Sandy Schmolze, I have worked at the Child Development Center for over 19 years. I have a degree in International Studies and a minor in marketing. In 2016 I obtained a Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential. I started my teaching career in the Child Development Center Puppy Class twice a week. As…

Sarabeth Guinn

Originally I am from New Braunfels, Texas and moved to Austin this past June. Currently I am finishing my degree online at Sam Houston State University. I have been blessed with an amazing family and have one older brother who is married! In my free time I love to hang out with my family and…

Ali Ryan

Hi! My name is Ali Ryan. I am very excited about my first year teaching in the Dino Classroom! Growing up, I spent many afternoons and school breaks helping my mom in her preschool classrooms. While in high school and college, I explored many different possible career paths, but I always ended up working in…

Melissa Meyers

Melissa attended Purdue University in Indiana where she grew up, and graduated with a BA in Law and Society. She spent the next twelve years working as a corporate paralegal in Chicago, Illinois and here in Austin. She left the legal field to become a full-time mom when her first child was born. Melissa and…

Elsa Taylor

I am Elsa Taylor. I am From El Paso, Texas and have recently moved to Austin. I have 3 kids. My oldest daughter is attending Our Lady of the Lake University. My second daughter is at McNeil High School and my son attends Pond Springs Elementary. I was an elementary P.E. coach for 5 years.…