Sen. Deanna Ballard

Co-Chair, Senate Appropriations on General Government and Information Technology; Co-Chair, Senate Education/Higher Education; Co-Chair, Senate State and Local Government, NC General Assembly

Dr. Nancy Brown

Early Childhood Expert; Board Member, NC Partnership for Children

Kevin Campbell

Chair, North Carolina Licensed Child Care Association; President, Smart Kids Child Development Center

Ariel Ford

Director of Child Development and Early Education (DCDEE)

Amy Cubbage

President, North Carolina Partnership for Children

Elisha Childers

Executive Director, Children’s Council of Watauga County

Susan L. Gates

Special Advisor on Education, SAS Institute Inc.

Susan Gale Perry

Principal Deputy Secretary, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

Dr. Linda White

Director of Elementary Education and Title I, Edenton-Chowan Schools

Aurora Swain

Director of Operations Families First in Cabarrus County

Dr. Mary Smith Olvera

Education Program Administrator/ Career and Technical Education Coordinator NC Community College System Office

Representative Donna M. White

NC House of Representatives, 26th District

Representative David Willis

NC House of Representatives, 26th District

Catherine Truitt

N.C. Superintendent of Public Instruction

Dr. Catherine Edmonds

Deputy Superintendent of the Office of Educational Equity.

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