Debra Marie Bedoy joined Parent/Child Incorporated (PCI) on June 27, 1979 as a clerk typist in the Purchasing Department and promoted to Procurement Manager, before serving in Public Relations. She later worked in the Head Start Director’s Office as the office coordinator where she assisted the director with the policy council, and eventually managing the operations of the office and assisting with administrative aspects of the center operations component. Mrs. Bedoy was transferred to the Executive Director’s office as the Executive Secretary where she worked with the first level executives, the board of directors, provided training to clerical staff, assisted with preparation of proposals and all tasks associated with managing the office and has since been promoted to Office Manager/Executive Secretary where she continues to work in the Chief Executive Officer/HS/EHS Director’s Office. Mrs. Bedoy has been a member of the Texas Head Start Association since 1992 and has served on their board of directors as a Secretary and served on the scholarship and finance committees. She also served as an alternate of the Region VI Head Start Association’s board of directors representing the State of Texas and is also a member of the National Head Start Association. Mrs. Bedoy has served on other various committees throughout the years including conference-planning committees. A lifelong resident of San Antonio, Mrs. Bedoy and her husband George have been married for 33 years with three children and seven grandchildren.
Diana Vogt serves as the Human Resources Specialist for Parent/Child Incorporated since August 20, 1979 where she started as the Human Resources Clerk. Ms. Vogt is responsible for monitoring local and federal policies that directly impact the Human Resources Department. Ms. Vogt attended Wayland Baptist University where she studied in Human Resources Management. Ms. Vogt has more than 34 years of experience in Human Services. Over the years, she has received numerous accolades for her work ethics and customer service skills.Ms. Vogt was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas and is a graduate of Edgewood High School. Ms. Vogt has been married to George Vogt for 35 years and has three (3) children; all who were Head Start children which include a daughter who has served 14 years in the United States Marine Corp. She also has six (6) wonderful grandchildren, two who are currently attending Early Head Start and one who is a former Head Start child.
Helen Morales -Lopez joined Parent/child Incorporated in August 1979. Mrs. Lopez started as a Pre-K teacher and was promoted to Early Head Start Curriculum, Training Coordinator in 2015. Mrs. Lopez’s primary responsibilities include supervising the education/ trainers, working with Early Head Start teachers to ensure curriculum is being implemented in each classroom and coordinating training for the agency staff. She is an active member of Texas Head Start Association and the National Black Child Development Institute. She graduated from Wayland University in 2004, with a Bachelor of Arts in Occupational Education with a specialization in Early Childhood Education. Mrs. Lopez is a native of San Antonio and graduated from Thomas A. Edison High School. She is an active member of Bethesda Christian Church where she currently volunteers as the Sunday School Superintendent and Youth Camp Counselor. Mrs. Lopez and her husband, Daniel Lopez, a sales consultant, have been married 30 years and have two sons Daniel and Steven who both work in the food industry as chefs.
Joe Segura joined Parent/Child Incorporated in September 1977. During his career with PCI Mr. Segura started as a Head Start father and held various positions such as Family Service Worker, Health Services Coordinator, Adjunct Services Director to currently Compliance Officer. Mr. Segura also served as a Federal Head Start Reviewer. Mr. Segura is also a Head Start ERSEA and Family Engagement Credential Trainer.As a Compliance Officer, Mr. Segura works in establishing a monitoring protocol that meets local, state and federal guidelines. He ensures that all PCI facilities are safe and environmentally healthy for children, families and staff. Also, Mr. Segura oversees the CACFP Food Program and Transportation Services. Mr. Segura is a lifelong resident of San Antonio, graduated from Edgewood High School, received his Associate degree from St. Philips College and is a graduate of Wayland Baptist University where he earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Occupational Education.
Mary Pritchard-Doxie joined Parent/Child Incorporated (PCI) in November 1987. Mrs. Doxie was promoted in 1997, to Head Start/Early Head Start Coordinator. Mrs. Doxie’s primary responsibilities include supervising the Operations Department, which consist of the daily operations of the Child Development Center, including Health, Disabilities, Mental Health, ERSEA and Family Engagement services. She is an active member of the Texas Head Start Association, National Head Start Association, National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and National B Child Development Institute (NBCDI). Prior to joining PCI, Mrs. Doxie worked with the City of San Antonio as a data entry clerk, as well as worked at several federal agencies including the Veterans Administration and the Social Security Department. She graduated from Wayland University in 2006, with a Bachelor of Arts in Occupational Education. Mrs. Doxie is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Education. Mrs. Doxie is a native of Chillicothe, Ohio and graduated from Huntington High School. Over the years, she has received several awards for her work ethic and for her service in the community. Mrs. Doxie is an active member at the Refuge Church of our Lord, where she currently volunteers in the Marriage Ministry department. Mrs. Doxie and her husband, retired San Antonio Police Officer for the City of San Antonio, Mr. Phillip Doxie, have been married for 13 years and share two children Phillip Doxie and Manika Glass, including three wonderful grandchildren.
Natalie McGarity-Diaz is a native San Antonian, who has devoted her career working in the non-profit human services field. She has over 30 years of financial management experience. As the Fiscal Manager she is responsible for the financial leadership of the agency. McGarity-Diaz previously served on the Board of the Boys and Girls Club of San Antonio. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in Accounting and a bachelor’s degree in Sociology from The University of the Incarnate Word.