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The Partner Project
Shana A. Pyle, Project Manager
The University of Toledo
Gillham Hall 4000B, MS 954

2801 W. Bancroft St.
Toledo, OH 43606

Ph: 419.530.5292
Fax: 419.530.2700

Partner Project Advisory Board Members



Amy Allen

Parent of a preschooler with special needs; Assistant Professor, Early Childhood Education, The University of Toledo

Carrie Beier

Help Me Grow supervisor for Erie County

Katrina Bush

Manager, Division of Policy and Strategic Direction, Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD

Lisa Garofalo

Cincinnati Public Schools

Wendy Grove

Ohio Part C Coordinator and Early Childhood Program Administrator

Kathy Hills

Bureau of Child Care and Development, Policy, and Technical Assistance of the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services

Sharon Libby

President, Ohio 2-Year Early Childhood Faculty Coalition; Instructor, Owens Community College

Delisa Nelson

Education Coordinator, WSOS Community Action Commission, Inc., Fremont, OH

Kristie Pretti-Frontczak

Professor of EI/ECSE, Kent State University, Past-President CEC

James Scott

Director, Ohio Head Start Collaboration Office, Co-Chair Ohio Special Quest Leadership Team

Kim Travers

Parent of two young children with special needs; Co-Chair Help Me Grow Advisory Board (Ohio’s ICC)

Constance Walker

Manager of the Special Needs Child Care Program at Starting Point in Cleveland, OH (Starting Point is the Cleveland area’s CCR&R)

Barbara Weinberg

Ohio Department of Education, Office of Early Learning and School Readiness Consultant; Parent of adult daughter with disabilities

Deitra Wilson

Program Manager of Teacher Education, Cuyahoga Community College

Last Updated: 6/9/16