Texas Tech University

Child Development Research Center

Human Development and Family Studies

Faculty and Staff

The Christine DeVitt and Helen DeVitt Jones Child Development Research Center is under the direction of the department of Human Development and Family Studies of the College of Human Sciences.

The Center Director and Associate Director hold advanced degrees. They teach laboratory seminars, coordinate the lab experiences for college students, and oversee the children's program.

All classrooms are staffed by 2 full-time degreed teachers who are responsible for organizing the educational components of their programs and for providing models of developmentally appropriate practice to the University students.

Faculty and Staff Resources

Faculty and Staff Listing

Stacy Johnson, Director
Education: MS – EC Education, Business Mgmt. and Child Development
Years Experience: 26

Cindy Bruington, Associate Director
Education: MS – Human Development and Family Studies, Special Education and Business Administration
Years Experience: 26

Carrie Sedberry, Teacher (Infant/Toddler)
Education: BS– Human Development and Family Studies – Teacher Certification
Years Experience: 15

Kaci Crosby, Teacher (Infant/Toddler)
Education: BS– Human Development and Family Studies – Teacher Certification
Years Experience: 5

Kinsey Norris, Teacher (Infant/Toddler)
Education: BS– EC Education, Teacher Certification
Years Experience: 4

Layton Martin, Teacher (Infant/Toddler)
Education: BS– EC Education, Teacher Certification, M.Ed. – Curriculum and Instruction
Years Experience: 4

Jill Aleman, Teacher (Toddler)
Education: BS– Human Development and Family Studies – Teacher Certification
Years Experience: 12

Kelsey Bates, Teacher (Toddler)
Education: BS- EC Education, Teacher Certification
Years Experience: 3

Jennifer Johnson, Teacher (Toddler)
Education: BS– Interdisciplinary Studies, Teacher Certification
Years Experience: 3

Hannah Copple, Teacher (Toddler)
Education: BS– Human Development and Family Studies
Years Experience: 2

Casey Garcia, Teacher (Preschool)
Education: BS– EC Education, Teacher Certification
Years Experience: 6

Stephanie Gaschen, Teacher (Preschool)
Education: BS– EC Education, Teacher Certification
Years Experience: 19

Michelle Elliott, Teacher (Preschool)
Education: BS– EC Education, some graduate work
Years Experience: 15

San Juanita Dominguez, Teacher (Preschool)
Education: BS– Family and Consumer Sciences Ed., Teacher Certification, some graduate work
Years Experience: 8

Marjie Collins, Unit Coordinator
Education: BS- Human Development and Family Studies
Years Experience: 20

Eden Hoeffner, Sr. Business Asst.
Education: BS– Human Development and Family Studies
Years Experience: 4

Contact

Child Development Research Center

  • Address: 

    15th Street and Akron, Box 41230, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas 79409-1230
  • Phone: 

    806.742.3016
  • Email: 

    cdrc@ttu.edu
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