Mandy Zatopek is a Texas native and lives in the League City area with her husband and two daughters. She earned her BS in Education from The University of Houston- Victoria. Mandy recently completed her Master’s degree in Education Curriculum & Instruction from The University of Houston-Victoria. She has worked in various early childhood arenas including Mother’s Day Out programs, preschool programs, private tutoring, and public school. She has taught private music lessons including flute and piano, as well as 6th -12th grade band. She believes that children should be free to explore their strengths and creativity in a structured environment.