|Christina Brooke Pickens
Brooke has been an educator at Giggles since 2009.
She loves teaching and has a passion for working with
children who have special needs. She is finishing her
degree in Education. She feels it's a great privilege to
be such a positive influence and be able to inspire
Arian graduated from Castleberry High School and has
been a lifelong resident of River Oaks, Texas. He has a
CNA background, extensive professional and personal
experience with both typical and autistic children. His
love of children, ambition and enthusiasm works
perfectly with his position at Giggles.
Vanessa has years of experience as an educator,
elementary spanish teacher and summer camp
counselor. She is married and enjoys dancing and
painting. She attends college and is working on her
child development associates. Vanessa is a wonderful
caregiver and loves teaching in the red room.
Yusheica has been educating children for the past 16
years. She comes to Giggles from a local school district.
She has 4 children of her own, one that is special
needs. She was born and raised in Fort Worth.
Yusheica finds joy in teaching and is grateful to be at
Jennifer has 8 years experience working with children.
She is a medical assistant and has worked with children
with disabilities as well. She is pursuing her child
development associates. Jennifer is a great asset to our
team and is looking forward to many years.
Heather is originally from Fort Worth. She has over 6
years experience educating children. She has a degree
from TCC and is currently working on her master's in
child psychology and social work from Tarleton
University. Heather is excited to begin the school year at
Giggles, expanding the young minds in her
Haley is originally from California. She has been working
with children since she was 15. Haley has spent many
years as a private nanny. She is a gymnastics coach as
well and taught a gymnastics class for children with
special needs. Haley is also attending college.
Jelesia is our purple room teacher. She has a
background in early childhood education. She is great
with the little ones! Jelesia coaches competitive
cheerleading, gymnastics and teaches a tumbling class.
She is happy to be at Giggles and is looking forward to
a great school year.