Head Start Policy Council

Head Start is governed by a Policy Council, comprised of parents of Head Start students – with representatives from each of the centers – and community members. Responsibility and authority for program direction and policy development are shared between the volunteer Board of Directors and the Policy Council.

Head Start Policy Council, 2020 - 2021


Becky Calandro
Adam Jones
TyLynne Lipscomb
Rebecca LaFlamme

Vice Chair

Policy Council Members



Paulette Garcia

Emily Mack

Emily Rarick

Jerica Weatherup

Carrie Wetherell

Paul Young

Yokairy Taveras

Savanna Wilson

Sachia Weldon

Jennifer Sibley

Krystin LaBarge



Stephany Lopez

Bobbi Jo Weatherwax

Penny Ashwood

Morgan Knapp

Marcy Flanders

Jeff Persha

Catherine Persha

Meghan Bender

Elizabeth Rhone

Sabrina DeRue

Stephanie Gillette