ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM

Natalie Egan - Owner and Director

NATALIE EGAN - OWNER AND DIRECTOR

In my role as Owner and Director of Snapdragon Preschool, I am committed to providing a happy, healthy, emotionally supportive environment for our teachers, students and families, where we all continue to learn and grow and meet each other where we are.

Randy Egan - Marketing and Maintenance Director

Randy Egan - Marketing and Maintenance Director

My name is Randy, and I am the Marketing and Maintenance Director for Snapdragon Preschool. I have been working with children for the past 7 years and have enjoyed working both directly with the children as a teacher and as a curriculum planner. I recently earned my Childcare Director’s Certificate as well.

Hannah Davis - HR and Financial Director

Hannah Davis - HR and Financial Director

Hi Snapdragon Family! My name is Hannah Davis and I am the HR and Financial Manager here at Snapdragon. My passion for working with children began in 2007 during my career as a gymnastics instructor. As a mother myself, I find joy in helping make the students at our facility feel comfortable and supported.

SOUTH AUSTIN TEAM

Hailey Edwards - Childcare Director and Lead Teacher

Hailey Edwards - Childcare Director and Lead Teacher

Hello! My name is Hailey. I am the lead preschool teacher for Snapdragon Preschool. I used to babysit often when I was in high school, which led to me working in a childcare facility since 2014.

Brad Stodden – Gymnastics, Sports Skills and Stem Guru

Brad Stodden – Gymnastics, Sports Skills and Stem Guru

I am Coach Brad! I went to Texas A&M for business but quickly found a passion for psychology and child development. This started my passion for working with children.

Marili Ramirez - Lead Teacher and Spanish Instructor

Marili Ramirez - Lead Teacher and Spanish Instructor

Hello, I'm Coach Mar! At an early age, I had the experience of learning two languages (English and Spanish). Now I get to enjoy teaching young children to be bilingual, while also helping to prepare them for kindergarten.

Taylor Orton – Sport Skills, Music and STEM Teacher

Taylor Orton – Sport Skills, Music and STEM Teacher

During my undergrad, I began working as a teaching assistant and quickly developed a passion for teaching. That combined with various roles in coaching youth sports led me to my passion of teaching children both in the classroom and on the sports field.

Ally Fawley - Assistant Teacher and Gymnastics Coach

Ally Fawley - Assistant Teacher and Gymnastics Coach

Hi, I am Coach Ally! After attending college at TWU, I just wanted to be a kid again. I have found my calling with child development and coaching gymnastics!

NORTH AUSTIN TEAM

Brittany Smith - Operations Director and Childcare Director

Brittany Smith - Operations Director and Childcare Director

Hello all! I am the Operations Director and Childcare Director. I grew up in Houston, Texas but have traveled as far as Boston! I have over 8 years of childcare/gymnastics experience and am currently working on my Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology. Fun Fact: I love iced coffee at Dunkin’ Donuts!

Emily Carter - Gymnastics and Sports Skills

Emily Carter -Gymnastics Coach and Assistant Teacher

Hi there! My name is Emily! I am excited to be a part of Snapdragon Preschool. I was born in a small town in Oklahoma called Newcastle and babysat all of my cousins while I was growing up there.

Ben Njoku - Sport Skills Coach and STEM Guru

Ben Njoku - Sport Skills Coach and STEM Guru

My name is Ben and I was born and raised right here in Austin. I started gymnastics late in my youth at 10 years old. I have been working with kids the last few years and have enjoyed it greatly.

Madison Dennis - Assistant Teacher

Madison Dennis - Assistant Teacher

Hi everyone! My name is Madison and I'm double majoring in American Sign Language translation and education instruction. I am from Lubbock, Texas and I am super excited to pass down the knowledge and love that my coaches/teachers passed to me.