Membership
If you are interested in becoming a board member and you represent a private sector business or would like more information regarding open seats, please contact Melissa Stuckey, Executive Director, at (850) 983-5313 or click here to email.
 
Responsibilities of the Board of Directors
- To develop and foster a system of services for children and families, including parental choice of eligible child care
   providers.
- To develop and foster a system of support for the local child care provider community to improve upon and ensure the
   provision of a quality early learning experience for children.
- To participate with other community partners in the provision of an integrated system of services within the county to
   address the needs of children and their families, with particular emphasis on the birth to five population.
 


BOARD OF DIRECTORS: 
 

ANNA WEAVER, Chairperson

Private Sector Business, appointed by the Governor

RACHEL CONNELL, Secretary

Private Sector Business, Appointed by the Governor

ANGELA STRUMEYER

Dept. of Children & Families Director Designee

PATTI MCKNIGHT

School District Designee

MARCUS MCBRIDE

Regional Workforce Board Designee

JENEA HIGHFILL, R.N.

County Health Department Designee

KAREN MCCABE

Florida College System Designee

BRAD BAKER

Board of County Commissioners Designee

KIM PATRICK

Head Start Designee

ROY MOULDER,      Vice-Chairperson

Private Child Care Provider Representative

CHERYL KRUEGER

Faith-based Child Care Provider Representative

RAE WERTZ

Children with Disabilities Representative

STARLEY CHERRY

Private Sector Business

HEATHER JORDAN, Treasurer

Private Sector Business

JEWELL MILLER

Private Sector Business

KRISTINA GREER

Private Sector Business

RHONDA LOWE

Private Sector Business