Simona D. Ovanezian

President and Chief Executive Officer

Meet Our Team


Yvrose Agustin

Vice-President, Finance, and

Chief Financial Officer

Joselyn Estevez-Vargas

Vice-President, Early Childhood Programs

Chris Garcia, Director Facilities

Christopher Garcia

Director, Facilities and Special Projects

Evelyn Mercado

Evelyn Mercado

Director, Community Programs 

Barbara Panas

Director, Early Childhood Education 

Ismael Acosta

Ismael Acosta

Manager, Information Technology 

Lara DeSoto

Manager, Infant/Toddler Education 

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Manager, Human Resources

Lori Reisz

Manager, Parent, Family and Community

Engagement (PFCE) Services 

Yvette Ypelaar

Manager, Early Childhood Health Services