Preschool Staff





Preschool Director

Curriculum Coordinator


Lori Hollek is married to Justin Hollek and they have three children: Grant, who is in 5th grade at Hermes Elementary; Gavin, who will be in 3rd grade; and Gabby, who is pre-K 4 at Mt. Calvary Preschool.


Lori is a graduate of La Grange High School and has a BS in  biology with a minor in chemistry from Texas A&M University. She teaches science to all students in the science classroom.


The Hollek family are members of Mt. Calvary, and Lori teaches Sunday School and is the co-superintendant.  Lori and Justin participate in Church Under the Bridge on a monthly basis, and Lori is an active member of the Texas Women's League.


Her hobbies include Folk bootcamp classes, running in 5K Fun Runs, and enjoying time with my family skiing on the lake and hunting near Junction.


Becky Weikel is the Curriculum Coordinator at our preschool and also teaches  four and five year-old students in the Butterfly Class. She is married to Philip Weikel and they have two children: Mara, who will be in the 9th grade at La Grange High School and Anthony, who will be in the 6th grade at Hermes Intermediate.


Becky graduated from La Grange High School and Texas State. She has a BS in Interdisciplinary Studies with specialization in Early Childhood Education and is also certified in ESL. She taught at La Grange ISD for eleven years before joining the staff at Mt. Calvary.


She is also a member of Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church  where she is involved with the Sunday School. She values the time she spends with her family and is involved in her children’s activities.






Amie Finch is married to Jeremy and they have four children: Walker, 7, Carter, 5, Tanner, 4, and Bryer 18 months.  She will be teaching music in the mornings and be a substitute periodically. 


She graduated from The Woodlands High school and has a B.S. in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M University and an associate’s degree in Dental Hygiene from Blinn College.  She was a full time dental hygienist before becoming a stay at home mom.


Amie is a member of La Grange First United Methodist Church and is active in the praise band and is also involved in children’s ministries.  Her hobbies include singing, crafting and spending time with family.











Dawn Sedlar is the mother of a six year-old daughter, Camryn, who is in 2nd grade at Hermes Elementary School. She is currently teaching the the Bears class in the monrnings.

Dawn graduated from la Grange High School and attended Blinn College where she studied Child Development. She plans to return to college and receive a certificate in Child Development. Both Dawn and Camryn are members of Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church where Dawn has been a Sunday School teacher and Camryn is a member of the after-school Bells Choir.

Dawn enjoys helping the community, going to the movies, shopping, listening to live music, and spending time with her family and friends.








Dana Smith is married to Dennis and they have two children: son Ryan, a 4th grader, and daughter Megan, a 3rd grader, both at Hermes Intermediate.  Dana is the morning Monkey Class teacher.


She graduated from Round Top-Carmine High School and has a BA in History and a minor in Political Science from Texas A&M University. She taught high school social studies for three years and was a stay–at-home mom for six years before joining the Mt. Calvary staff in Fall 2011.


Dana is a member of Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Carmine where she is active in the Christian Education program. Her hobbies include various types of crafts, traveling, and spending time with her family.


Erin Stephens is married to Joe Stephens, and they have three children: Gracie, Millie and Asher. Gracie is in second grade at Hermes Elementary and Millie is a student at Mt. Calvary. Erin works in the Frogs Class in the afternoons.


Erin graduated from La Grange High School and received her BA in Anthropology from Southwest Texas University. 


Erin is a member of Mt Calvary Lutheran Church, is on the Board of Education, and is a Sunday school teacher.








Linda Templin is married to Donald Templin and they have two children: Kevin is a senior at University of Texas at San Antonio and Sheridan is a freshman at Blinn Jr. College. Linda will teach the two-year-olds in the Lamb’s Class.


Linda graduated from Pasadena High School and has attended San Jacinto Jr. College and Blinn College.


She is a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Hostyn, where she has taught religion classes for children over fourteen years old. Linda enjoys spending time with her family and attending sporting events, especially baseball, basketball, and football games.










Members of the Preschool Board include

Chairperson: Bev Albers
Members: Nancy Lehmann, Shery Dunk, Becky Von Minden.
Parent Represntatives: Mark Mikulin and Jordon Von Minden.





If you have any questions or need any information, please contact Lori Hollek, the Preschool Director, at (979) 968-5913.



Each school year the Director of Mt. Calvary Lutheran Preschool will appoint two parents of the preschool to sit on the Mt. Calvary Lutheran School Board for one year as advisors for the preschool in behalf of the parents of the preschool.