Support Staff

Dr. Stephanie Hughes - Principal

Dr. Stephanie Hughes
I hold a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from the University of North Texas, a Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from University of Texas at Arlington, and a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Baylor University.

Experience: I began my career at Fort Worth ISD in 1999 as an 8th grade math teacher at Forest Oak Middle School. I then served as an Assistant Principal at Springdale Elementary School from 2000-2005, and as Principal at Bonnie Brae Elementary School from 2005-2011. 

I am excited about the opportunity to work with the staff, students, parents and community of Lily B. Clayton.

Angie Gayle - Counselor

Masters of Education-School Counseling, TCU 2011

Experience: I have been a school counselor since 2011, starting with my internship at Wedgwood 6th grade campus. I was a school counselor at Faith Family Academy-Oak Cliff in Dallas and a high school counselor at OD Wyatt. I previously taught English at North Side High School from 2007-2010.


Kara Conner - Secretary




Roberto Amaya - Assistant Principal

Education: Earned a Bachelor's Degree from Texas Wesleyan University, a Master's Degree in Educational Administration at Texas Christian University and a Master's of Science in School Counseling from Texas Wesleyan University.
Experience: I began my teaching career in Fort Worth ISD at Manuel Jara Elementary in 2006, where I taught 2nd and 3rd Grade bilingual classes.  In 2010, I joined the staff at Cesar Chavez Elementary where I served as their counselor for seven years.  I joined Lily B Clayton as Assistant Principal in 2017. 


Lara Bradshaw - Librarian

 B.S. in Early Childhood Education and Elementary Education from Texas Christian University.  Master's degree in Library Science (MLS) from Texas Woman's University.

Experience: Over the years I’ve taught all grades from Pre-K to 5th and began as librarian in 2018.  I grew up in Fort Worth and graduated from Lily B.! 

Bio: I love working with children and watching them grow and learn. I enjoy learning new things and hope to instill in my students a love for learning.

Hobbies: Some of my hobbies are reading, cooking, gardening, and TCU football-GO FROGS!
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Ashley Uphaus - Nurse