Danielle Dorman-Chapa / Anna Campus Director

Danielle has be involved with Mudpies since the pre-development stage early in 2006. She earned a bachelor's degree from Texas Tech University in 1995 and has always had a passion for education. Additionally, she holds a CDA in preschool development. She has 4 children who have all attended Mudpies. Her grandson is currently enrolled in our program.

Leslie Hass / Melissa Campus Director

Leslie has been a part of the Mudpies school family since December 2008. She is a graduate of Southeastern Oklahoma State with a Bachelors Degree in Business Management. She is also a past valedictorian of Melissa High School. Leslie is happily married and has a son who attends our program.

Elizabeth Villegas / Melissa Campus Office Manager

Elizabeth has been a part of the Mudpie Team since May of 2007. She began as a teacher in our Pre-K program. Elizabeth has studied child development and program management and has a Childcare Administator Credential from ECMI (Early Childhood Management Institute). She is married and has 4 children, all whom have attended or currently attend Mudpies.

Alyssa Smith / Anna Campus Office Manager

Alyssa has been a part of the Mudpies school family since February 2007. She started her career as a teacher in the two year old classroom. Alyssa holds a CDA in Pre-school development. She currently serves as a part of our management team. She is happily married and has two children who attend our program

Alissa Hollin / Anna Campus Office Manager

Alissa joined the Mudpies team in August 2015. Originally, she started as a toddler teacher at our Melissa campus before joining the management team in Anna. She has a CDA in preschool education and is pursuing additional early childhood management training. Mrs. Alissa is married with three amazing daughters who all attend our program.

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Amanda Mceuen / Celina Campus Director

Amanda has worked at the Melissa Campus as a teacher and made the move to manage the Anna campus in the Spring of 2014. She currently serves as the director at our Celina Campus. Amanda's commitment to the children of Mudpies and Lullabies has been valuable, long term and very much appreciated. She resides in Van Alstyne with her husband and three children.

Melissa Belanger / Melissa Campus Office Manager

Melissa has been with Mudpies since day one! She has a CDA in Preschool development and wears many hats at our school.

Bailey Carter / Celina Campus Office Manager

Ms. Bailey serves as the office manage at our Celina Campus. She has been with Mudpies since April of 2014. She has a degree in art and business management from West Texas A&M. Go Buffs! Bailey has a son who currently attends our program.


We are ALWAYS seeking quality teachers!

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Teachers, management and support staff at Mudpies & Lullabies are required to participate in annual training through college course work or staff development provided throughout the program year. Additionally, teachers are encouraged to obtain certifications and advanced degrees in child development.

We are a college-friendly employer and offer incentives to teachers who successfully complete coursework. All staff at Mudpies must maintain current CPR and First Aid certification. Additionally, every employee is required to submit to a State of Texas and FBI background check prior to employment at our school.

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