About Us

Our Mission Statement

The Austin Chapter of txaeyc promotes and advocates for high-quality early care and education on behalf of young children, birth to age 8, their families and early childhood professionals in diverse and inclusive partnership with others to create a caring community of learners.

Our Vision

All young children, birth to age 8, in central Texas thrive and learn in a community dedicated to ensuring they reach their full potential.

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Many thanks to Sue Gartner, a past president, and long-time active member. It's been through her leadership that our history is now chronicled at the Austin History Center.

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President: Lara Pauley

Vice President of Professional Development: Sarah Ozuna

Co-Vice Presidents of Programs and Services: Dawn Leach & Lexa Jack

Treasurer: Open Position

Communications: Skylar Garza


Conference: Mary Jamsek & Rania Salman

Awards: Scott Wille

Week of the Young Child: Lexa Jack & Katy...

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Want to be involved with a group who can make a difference in children's lives, then read more and find out how to join.


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