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ECO STAFF

Lucinda Burns

EXCUTIVE DIRECTOR

Lucinda began working at Early Childhood Options in 2000.  For most of this time she been the Executive Director of this dynamic and growing organization.

Jennifer Young

Jennifer bring 20+ years of early childhood education experience to Early Childhood Options and Summit Head Start 0-5.

HEAD START ASSITANT DIRECTOR

Kim Theller

Prior to joining Early Childhood Options, Kimberly was the Director at Summit County Preschool in Frisco for 8 ½ years. 

 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR

Adriana Salcido

She works as a Family Engagement Specialist for the Summit County Head Start 0-5 program.

FAMILY ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST

April Kemp

MENTAL HEALTH CONSULTANT

April has lived in Summit County since 2004 and has been working with families and children since 2007 in a variety of settings throughout the county, including Child Welfare, the Family and Intercultural Resource Center and as an entrepreneur. 

Catherine Schaaf

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

She is currently the Program Director for Early Childhood Options, where she oversees program implementation for Right Start and Summit PreK programs.

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Noelle Sivon

HEAD START DIRECTOR

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Emily Schwier

FINANCE AND OPERATIONS MANAGER

Over 13 years with being with Early Childhood Options, Emily has served a variety of roles. 

Jessee Blumentritt

EDUCATION COORDINATOR

Jessee is excited to expand the role of Education Coordinator as an Early Childhood Coach with Early Childhood Options. 

Damarys Peralta

FAMILY ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST

While serving as one of our Family Engagement Specialist, Damarys also coordinates the majority of our family engagement events. 

Allison Earnest

HR SHARED SERVICES MANAGER

Allison works primarily with our Breckenridge sites to coordinate HR Services. 

Amber Carson

SYSTEMS COORDINATOR

Amber brings in a varied background to Early Childhood Options.

Jordan Rugama

FAMILY ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST

Jordan Rugama has a degree in Banking and Finance Graduated from the National Autonomous University of Nicaragua (UNAN).