I have been involved in early care and education for thirty years. Her most recent employment was as a Sr. Writer/Trainer for the Early Head Start National Resource Center with ZERO TO THREE. My previous experience includes numerous positions in Head Start/Migrant Seasonal Head Start program serving infants and toddlers, including, Family Service Coordinator and Director. I also served as a federal program reviewer for the Office of Head Start. After working at the local Head Start grantee level, I joined the Region VIII Head Start Training and Technical Assistance Team and provided training and technical assistance to Head Start Programs. My areas of expertise are in Program Design and Management, which encompasses program planning, systems and policy development, governance, community partnership building, and program monitoring and evaluation.
I am currently, enrolled in the Master’s Degree program: Information Learning and Technology at the University of Colorado, Denver. I have a Master of Arts in Education Administration and Policy, with a concentration in Early Care and Education Leadership, from the University of Denver; and a BA in Spanish from the University of Northern Colorado.