From the moment we started at Upbring the teachers have been nothing short of spectacular in their care for Lilah and have given us complete peace of mind! (Dad of Lilah age 3 years)
Upbring School of Discovery and Leadership Staff
Kathy grew up in a small town in Illinois, went to college in Chicago, and then moved to San Antonio. For the past 30 years, she have been a first grade teacher, kindergarten teacher, and a school administrator working with extended care programs and family ministry.
She has also served as an early childhood director managing more than 60 staff and encouraging more than 250 young children to learn all they can learn and be the best God made them to be.
Kathy has a bachelor’s in elementary education and a master’s in early childhood education, as well as a wealth of leadership experience to round out my resume.
Kathy and her husband, Greg, have two children. The oldest, Gretchen, is in management at the Marriott Marquis here in Houston. Their son, Andrew, is a high school English teacher in San Antonio where he lives with his wife Danielle.
Admissions and Enrollment Coordinator
Kaitlin Crowley is from San Antonio, Texas. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Child and Family Development with a minor in Early Childhood Education from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. Kaitlin comes from Human Resource experience in a public school district. Kaitlin moved to Houston in 2018 and is currently apart of a Discipleship Class through her local church. She has traveled to Haiti twice for mission trips and plans to make more trips in the future. In her free time, she likes kickboxing, cooking, going for hikes, and traveling.
Office: 832.301.3100 Ext. 4902 | Mobile: 346.293.6261
1316 Washington Ave. Houston, TX 77002