FaithSearch Partners is pleased to announce that the Dallas-based early care and education organization, Lionheart Children’s Academy, has selected Angie Fuentes as its new Executive Director of People. In her role, Ms. Fuentes will provide overall talent leadership and development for Lionheart’s six academy locations in DFW. The Executive Director of People role is a new addition to Lionheart’s leadership team.
Fuentes is a veteran Human Resources leader, having worked as a Talent Acquisition Advisor for Mosaic North America and also as a Recruiting and Staffing Manager for Kandor Group. Although her most recent roles have been serving corporate agencies, Ms. Fuentes is no stranger to the world of early care and education. In 2004, she founded Future Stars Academy, a childcare and education center in the Houston area, which she operated for 11 years. Fuentes has a background in Psychology and is originally from California.
Donna McClintock, President/COO of Lionheart, says of Fuentes, “You can tell that Lionheart’s mission is close to Angie’s heart. We’re excited to have her bring that passion and bright spirit to our organization.” Mission Enterprise Team Vice President, John Williams, adds, “Ms. Fuentes is an outstanding choice for the Executive Director role. Her expertise in early care and education and her collaborative style will allow this already-high-performing team to grow and excel.”
Lionheart Children’s Academy is a non-profit Christian organization committed to providing high-quality, affordable early care and education for infant, pre-school, and school-age children. At Lionheart, children are equipped with a strong and healthy foundation for learning through the Academy’s fun and enriching programs and holistic approach. Currently, Lionheart has 6 academy locations in the DFW metroplex. Learn more about Lionheart at www.lionheartkid.org.