Cait Magnuson - Co-Teacher
Hi! My name is Caitlin Magnuson and I am currently working with the three year old classroom. I could not be more excited as this is one of my favorite age groups. I have been with ASUU Child Care for 3 and a half years and I can tell this is a special place. This center is a great environment and I consider myself lucky to be a part of the community that ASUU Child Care has created. I am a junior a the University of Utah studying Human Development with an emphasis in Child Life and Family Life Education
Victoria Perez - Co-Teacher
Hi, I'm Victoria! I just received my Associates degree and am working on a Bachelors in Child Development. I love spending time with my family and also enjoy hiking and being active. I joined the team at ASUU Child Care in Spring 2015 and I love it!
Hannah Zaborowski - Classroom Assistant
My name is Hannah and I work in the Blue Room. I started working at ASUU in the Fall of 2015. I am currently double majoring in early childhood development and gender studies. I enjoy working with children because they make me laugh a lot; I really enjoy their sense of humor. In my free time I love to do yoga and be outdoors.
Devin Beard - Classroom Assistant
Hi, my name is Devin Beard. I am currently studying biology and international studies here at the U. I am also a senior pre-med student studying to become a pediatrician. I am volunteering with several programs involving childcare and STEM promotion and I also recently had the opportunity to travel to Ghana, Africa where I worked with children aged 6 months – 5 years collection research and doing health promotion. I guess you could say I like kids! I’ve been working here at ASUU since Fall 2015.
Vefa Bowen - Classroom Assistant
My name is Vefa Bowen and I graduated with a degree in music from Istanbul Technical University Conservatory. I have worked as a music teacher for almost 15 years. I love working with small children, particularly those with special needs. It's my goal to help every child succeed in society. I love playing piano, being with my daughter, and photographing nature.
T'mara Zealley - Teacher
Hi, I'm T'mara, I graduated form BYU-Idaho with an associate's in professional preschool education and a bachelors in an interdisciplinary degree using preschool theatre and music. I married my wonderful husband, David, in February 2014. When I was in high school I had some experiences that started my passion for working with children and child advocacy. I started working at ASUU in Fall of 2016.
Marlin Taylor - Classroom Assistant
My name is Marlin, and I’m a Utah native, a U of U alumnus twice-over, a doctoral student, and a proud father. I’m also lucky to have a close-knit family, with many children to play with, filling my life with laughter and energy. I’m so thrilled to be joining the team as a Red Room teacher! As I’ve learned from my previous child care teaching experience, as well as my daily experience with my own daughter: there’s little that brings me more satisfaction than combining my love of kids with my commitment to life-long learning through play and curiosity.
Mackenzie Jensen - Classroom Assistant
Hi! My name is MacKenzie. I’m currently a student at the U studying business and want to go to law school. I’ve been working here at ASUU Child Care since March 2014. I love working in the red room and am excited to keep working with the kiddos in the future!