The Texas Head Start
Association's 26th Annual conference was a
success! Some of the keynote speakers were:
Carolyn Stenett representing Yasmina Vinci –
NHSA Executive Director, Shawn Pickney
representing Yvette Sanchez Fuentes – Director
of Office of Head Start, Dr. Michael Gaffney –
Certified Child & Youth Care Practitioner, and
Margie Petty – Region VI Regional Director
Department of Health and Human Services.
The Leadership Summit was well
attended. Presenters included Leon McCowan –
Regional Administrator ACF, George Campbell –
Region VI, Kara Johnson – Texas Early Childhood
Education Coalition President & CEO, Ron
Reynolds – State Representative District 27, and
Dr. Michael Gaffney – Certified Youth & Child
$2 per child kick off was also
part of the opening session.
Special Thanks to exhibitors and
presenters. The 2012 27th Annual Training
Conference will be held in San Antonio, TX. The
dates and venue will be announced later.