Meet Our Staff
NEW OWNERS as of August 30, 2013
Jack and Penny Payne
Jack grew up on a farm near Hutto with his five brothers. He is a master electrician and has run
BJ Electric for over 30 yrs.
Penny grew up in Houston but moved to Austin as a young adult. She has been a real estate
agent for 25 years and is fluent in American Sign Language.
Jack & Penny have 4 grown children and 3 beautiful grandchildren. They enjoy caring for their
farm animals and their one hundred year old Pfluger Pfarm home.
Jack & Penny Payne bought Kinder Haus from Dennis & Karolyn Graf in September 2013. The
Paynes strive to continue the high quality child care experience that was established and
nurtured by the Grafs. Jack & Penny believe strongly in family and they believe that every child
deserves a safe and loving setting in which to learn and grown.
Glenda Loeve - 1986 to
present - 32 years
Director since 2003.
Glenda has a license from the
National Credentialing from
Texas Department of Family
Robin Heine - 1992 to present
- 25 years
Director since 2017.
Robin has a license from
Shade Tree Learning.
They both maintain a
minimum of 30 clock hours of
continuing education each
Cyndi Motloch-Buckroos (Pre-K)
Bridget Franklin-Frogs (3 yr. olds)
Bianca Leos-Monkeys (2 yr. olds)
Sheryl Pier-Bumblebees (Toddlers)
Theresa Bogges-Owls (Older Infants)
Shelby Heine-Bears (Younger Infants)
Jelaine Pitts-Bears (Younger Infants)
|All parents want to make sure their children are being taught and supervised by loving,
responsible adults. On this page we have the opportunity to introduce our staff.
All caregivers are required to
complete at least 24 clock
hours of training in child
development each year. In
addition, all staff is CPR and
First Aide trained. Van
Drivers have to have 2
addition hours of training in
transportation. Before being
allowed to work with children,
all new employees must have
a background history check
documentation on file and 24
hours of pre-service training.