Our Staff
Lupine Lane began with two people, Lauren and Carl. Now, we have grown to a wonderful, large family full of vibrant, accomplished people who have joined the team to cultivate the core philosophy every day. The term “the more the merrier” is incredibly apropos!

Click each person’s name to learn more about their dynamic education and unique experiences!

Donna Boyle


Phoebe Fishman

Assistant Director

Lauren Boyle

Founder, Curriculum Director

Carl Cates

Founder, Facilities Director and School Chef

Kathryn Joiner

Teaching Director, The Peacocks’ Teacher

Tara Baker

The Flamingos' Teacher

Tara Steinman

Literacy and Math Coach and Morning Care Teacher

Lisa Heath

The Parrots’ Lead Teacher

Katelyn Mahoney

The Parrots’ Assistant Teacher

Ofelia Jauregui

The Penguins’ Lead Teacher

Nicole Hampton

The Penguins' Assistant Teacher

Jill Howell

The Hummingbirds’ Lead Teacher

Mery Uzcategui

The Hummingbirds’ Assistant Teacher

Joyce Jolley Pippin

The Ducklings’ Teacher

Claudia Guerra

The Ducklings’ Teacher

Karen Murphy

Spanish and After Care Teacher

Victoria Howell

Culture and After Care Teacher

Madison Nielson

Literacy and Math Coach

James Boyle

Board President