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We envision a community
where every child's potential is realized.
Empowering Utah's Children
by engaging and inspiring
early childhood professionals
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UAEYC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. We accept donations and contributions for general programming and specific impact work we do. We have a current charitable solicitation license.
Early Childhood Conference
2019-2020 Governing Board:
UAEYC Board President: Jared Lisonbee, UCAHS
UAEYC Board Vice President: Kathie MacKay, BYU Faculty
UAEYC Secretary: Crystal Knippers, WSU CAC Director
UAEYC Board Treasurer: Ilse Wilson, Owner/Director Family and Center Child Care Programs
T.E.A.C.H. Advisory Chair: Carolyn Christensen, UCAHS
Accreditation Co-Chairs: JamieLynn Galloway (Bright Horizons) & Kim Rice (Child Care Licensing)
NAEYC Liaison: Teri Henke, WSU Faculty
Public Policy: Connie Wang, Mountainland Head Start
Membership Co-Chair: Shannon Leininger, UVU CAC
Membership Co-Chair: Janet Wahlquist, WSU CAC
Development Chair: Lynn Curtis, Owner/Director Private Child Care Program
Hospitality Chair: Ana Cuenca, Owner/Family Child Care Provider
Eastern Rep: Christina Pay, USU Eastern
Southern Rep: Brittney Nelson, Washington County Pre-K Coordinator
Northern Rep: Leah Stanton, JCC Teacher
Thank you to all UAEYC Members who participated in our elections!