Danielle Dorman-Chapa / Corporate Director

Danielle has been 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.

Amanda Inge / Operations Director

Amanda has been with Mudpies since 2008. She taught 3-5 year olds for many years before stepping into a management role fall of 2021. Amanda holds a CDA in Preschool development. Mrs. Amanda is married and has 3 children all of which attended our Melissa campus. Amanda is in charge of leading the directors and managers to keep standards set by the state and any accreditation program at our schools. It is her goal to have all three of our campuses Nationally Accredited.

Alyssa Smith / Corporate Administrator

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. She has worn many hats at Mudpies including, office manager, assistant director and campus director. Alyssa holds a CDA in Preschool education. She is married and has three boys.

Amber Shrum / Anna Campus Director

Amber has been with Mudpies since 2017. She first worked as a twos teacher before stepping into management in 2022. She has her CDA in Infant/Toddler Development as well as her Director's License. Amber and her husband live in Howe with their three dogs.

Amanda McEuen / Denison Campus Director

Amanda has been with the company since 2011, she started in a classroom and made the jump to management in 2014. 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 five children.

Brandy Few / Melissa Campus Director

Brandy joined our school in April of 2019. She started out working in the two year old classroom, then became an Office Manager in December of 2019 and is the Melissa Campus Director as of January 2022. Brandy has her CDA and her licensed Director's credential. She is married with two daughters and one son.


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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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