Staff

Katie Evans, Executive Director

Katie is a graduate of Concordia University Texas and has worked in Early Childhood Education for eight years. She created ACTS of Love in 2015 and served as the Center Director until 2021. In 2021, she transitioned to her new role as Executive Director, focusing on program development, fundraising, and community partnerships. Katie is passionate about helping young families succeed. When she is not working, you can find her exploring the Texas Hill Country with her husband, Tanner, son, Mikey, and dog, Pepper. She loves crocheting, gardening, and the great outdoors.

Marta Santos, Early Childhood Director

Marta joined Acts of Love in 2019, where she continues to make a difference, not only for the children but also for families, for whom she is a mentor. Marta has spent 5 years in the area of Early Childhood Development, creating a safe, robust and an inclusive environment for all children while building sustainable relationships with families and key stakeholders in Childhood Development. 

Marta graduated with honors from the prestigious Ibero Americana University, where she obtained a degree in Business Management. Over the years, Marta has owned several successful business ventures which she managed with a singular vision, of providing the best experience to her clients. She worked for several national and international firms, before finding her true passion, working with children and helping people and communities in need. Marta continues to seek excellence in both her professional and educational pursuits, she recently obtained her CDA (Child Development Associate) Certification and is a Certified Life Coach.  

When not at Acts of Love, Marta loves to swim, read historical novels, travel and cook up original recipes.