Meet Our Teachers

Maryann Hampton - Director

Maryann is the Director at God's Kids, where she also teaches Chapel and Music. Mary Ann has worked in the Early Childhood Development field for over 10 years in the state of California before moving to the Houston area in October 2014. She has served on Mission trips overseas and loves to share the love of God with others. Mary Ann and her husband James have a baby boy Josiah, she loves to cook, read and spend time with her family.

Jodi Boland - Lead Teacher - Pre-K

Jodi is originally from North Dakota. Jodi has lived in Magnolia for 16 years and has been teaching preschool for 25 years.  Ms. Jodi has a degree in Early Childhood Education and enjoys reading and spending time with her family.  She has been married for 28 years and has 3 boys. Ms. Jodi is passionate about teaching preschool and wished to inspire a great love of learning early on to take with them through the years.  She loves teaching through play and STEAM and is exited to teach your children through the year.

Coming Soon  - Lead Teacher - Three's

Bio Coming Soon.



Heather Allen - Lead Teacher - Two's

Heather has been working at God's Kids since October 2016.  Her first job was as an assistant teacher in a two year old classroom when she was 18 years old, since then she has cared for and taught children from ages 6 weeks through 4 years old. She has been in the education field for 24 years. Heather has had the opportunity to care for children in private Christian preschools, public school pre-k and the teen parenting program at Westfield High School. She is happily married to her best friend Kyle and they have four      children, Olivia, Madi, Caleb & Carter. She feels blessed that God has called and trusted her with His children.


Lesley Knight - Lead Teacher - Toddler

Lesley has worked for God's Kids since 2015 as an assistant, 3's Lead Teacher, and Toddler's Lead Teacher. Prior to joining God's Kids, she worked for various Early Education programs while obtaining her Bachelor's degree in Communications and Texas Teaching Certification/License.  She loves to guide children through new concepts with fun, hands-on experiences and playful exploration. Lesley lives in Tomball with her husband Kyle and 2 young children, Tyler and Emily. Every year she is excited to meet the new children coming into her class and watch them grow.

Yary Calderon - Teacher Assistant

Yary has worked in the Early Childhood Education for over 25 years. She has been at God's Kids since late October 2021 as an assistant. She has been married for 27 years and has 2 young adult daughters. Yary enjoys serving her community through different events with her local church. She loves cooking, trying different recipes, hiking, and shopping. She is excited to be part of God's Kids and looks forward to watching the children grow.