Our Board of Directors (2020-2021)


Abbe Kovacik, BrightSide Up, Inc.

1st Vice Chair

Jennifer Rojas, Child Care Council of Suffolk, Inc.

2nd Vice Chair

Cathy Brodeur, Jefferson-Lewis Child Care Project


Julie Champion, Child and Family Resources, Inc.


Majorie Lawlor, Pro Action of Steuben and Yates​

Members at Large

Sumon Chin, Learning & Wellness Services, Chinese-American Planning Council

Joy Connolly, Child Care Council of Nassau

Dr. Reva Gershen-Lowy, Cardinal McCloskey Community Services

Timothy Hathaway , Prevent Child Abuse New York

Tiffany Lee, Family Child Care Initiative

Peggy Liuzzi, Child Care Advocate

Garra Lloyd-Lester, Community and Coalition Initiatives, Suicide Prevention Center NY

Susan Marker, Child Care Council of Chautauqua

Ramon A. Peguero, Esq., The Committee for Hispanic Children and Families

Jennifer Perney, Family Enrichment Network

Richelle Singer, Child Care Council of Cornell Cooperative Extension