Heritage Tree Preschool Staff
Teacher (BUSY BEES)
Evelin is our lead one and two-year-olds teacher and this is her fourth year teaching in our program. She and her family of 5 love playing board games and live in Leander. She loves teaching little ones and watching them grow.
Assistant Teacher (BUSY BEES)
Shinae is our one and two-year-olds assistant teacher. She is known by many as the child whisper. This is due to her strong intuitive connection with children of all ages. She is college bound to grow her skills in child development. She mostly spends her free time still assisting in child care helping out with her nieces and nephew; the loves her of life.
Lexi teaches our three-year-olds class. She has been working in childcare settings for over five years and loves seeing the world through the wonder of little ones’ eyes. Lexi enjoys playing fiddle, photography, and traveling with her husband and two children.
AssisTANT Teacher (Butterflies)
Claudia is our three-year-old class assistant teacher. She and her husband and daughter have lived in Leander since 2002. She likes all kinds of crafts and loves to learn new ones as well. Claudia likes working with the children because she feels she can learn so much from them and they can surprise her by the little things they say.
Audra is our pre-K teacher. She graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in Anthropology. Audra has been with our program for over seven years and this will be her fourth year with the pre-K class. She lives in Georgetown with her husband and daughter. When she does have free time, she can usually be found in the kitchen baking up some yummy treats for family and friends.
Assistant Teacher (Monkeys)
Kara is our pre-K assistant teacher. She is a born and raised Leander girl. She started working at Leander United Methodist Church as a sub in 2012 when her son was a student in the Mother’s Day Out program, and she loved it so much, she signed on as an assistant teacher the next school year. She is an animal lover and loves to go on road trips with her husband and son.