2024- 2025 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                    


Sean Murnane, Staff Group, Vice President

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







Bob Bialas, Friends Group, Secretary
Executive Vice President of Children and Head Start Services
Lutheran Services Florida 




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
You Thrive Florida 



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. 




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




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