2023- 2024 Board of Directors

Executive Committee 

Dr. Maite Riestra-Quintero, President 
Directors Group 

Assistant Director Early Childhood Programs - Head Start and Early Head Start Division
Miami-Dade Community Action and Human Services Department                             


Open, Vice President  

Open, Secretary


Gloria Gonzalez, Treasurer
Staff Group 

Regional Director
Redlands Christian Migrant Association




Kymberly Cook, Past President
Friends Group

Executive Director
Children's Home Society of Florida 




Affiliate Group Representatives

Terri Barlow, Directors Group

School Board of Brevard County Head Start 




Akia Davis., Directors Group 

Director of Early Head Start
Early Learning Coalition of Palm Beach County, Inc. 





LaFonda, Heidel, Directors Group 

Chief Executive Officer 
Kids Incorporated of the Big Bend





Tanya Stanton, Directors Group 

Director of Early Learning Programs
Mid Florida Community Services Head Start/Early Head Start



Vicki Wolin, Director 

Director of Early Childhood Programs
Pasco County Head Start 



Brigette Davis, Staff Group

Associate Director of Head Start/Early Head Start
Children First, Inc. 



Sean Murnane, Staff Group

Contract Administrator
County & Family Services Department Head Start Division Orange County





Bob Bialas, Friends Group

Executive Vice President of Children and Head Start Services
Lutheran Services Florida



Nacole Guyton, Friends Group
Executive Director 
Florida Association for Community Action 



Maritza Vazquez, Friends Group
Emotional Support Specialist
Children’s Home Network