ChildcareTennessee Regional Coordinator, Middle and Southeast
Mandy is the Middle and Southeast Tennessee Regional Coordinator for ChildcareTennessee. She travels those regions holding trainings on ChildcareTennessee.com and assisting child care agencies in applying for ChildcareTennessee’s Support and Enhancement Grant.
Before joining The Community Foundation’s ChildcareTennessee initiative, Mandy worked in the child care field for over 16 years. She has taught preschool, kindergarten and first grade, served as a Program Evaluator using ECERS, ITERS and CLASS assessment tools and worked as an Early Childhood Specialist at Save the Children, providing training and technical assistance to ECE professionals in rural Tennessee and Alabama.
She holds a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education.
When she’s not supporting child care agencies in her regions, Mandy enjoys spending time with her husband and two children.