Capitol Complex Staff



Hara Cootes

UTCDC Program Director

Favorite Children’s Book: The King’s Equal by Katherine Paterson

Hara has been with the Child Development Center...


Paula Barton

UTCDC Program Coordinator

Favorite Children’s Books: Oh, The Places You’ll Go! by Dr. Suess and Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown...


Becky Ryan

UTCDC Curriculum Coordinator

Bio coming soon!


Heather Wong

UTCDC Curriculum Coordinator

Favorite Children’s Book: Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein

Heather is proud to work with the dedicated teachers,...

Capital Complex Directors

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Ashley Eglian

Capitol Complex Site Director

Favorite Children’s Book: Because A Little Bug Went Ka-Choo!

Ashley grew up in Northern California where the...

paige shaw

Paige Shaw

Capitol Complex Assistant Site Director

Favorite children’s book: Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn

Paige is originally from Middletown New York, and moved to Austin in 2016. She joined...


Mercedes Ayala

Capitol Complex Administrative Assistant

Favorite Children’s Book: Corduroy By Don Freeman 

Mercedes was born in Anaheim, California and grew up in Austin, Texas....

Capitol Complex Staff


Lizzette “Christine” Martinez

Toddler & Two Year Olds
Ashley Green

Ashley Green

Two & Three Year Olds

Carmen Salas

Two & Three Year Olds
erica denson

Erica Denson

Four & Five Year Olds
Amanda Micho

Amando Micho

Three & Four Year Olds

Rachel Crawford

Three & Four Year Olds

Ashlee Renee Clifford-Bauer

Four & Five Year Olds
Juanita Carter - Twos and Thress Lead

Juanita Carter

Lead Teacher
Christy Cisneros - Toddler Lead

Christy Cisneros

Lead Teacher
Valerie Cueva - Twos and Three Lead

Valerie Cueva

Lead Teacher
Erica Fisher - Toddler Lead

Erica Fisher

Lead Teacher
Kelsey Meyer - Infant Lead

Kelsey Meyer

Lead Teacher
Jazz Roberts - Toddler Lead

Jasmine Roberts

Lead Teacher