Staff and Contact Information

PHONE/FAX

Main Phone: 334-224-3171 (Note that this is a new number)
Main Fax: 334-261-3308
Alternate Fax: 334-353-2699
http://children.alabama.gov

ADDRESS

The Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education
RSA Dexter Avenue Building
Physical: 445 Dexter Avenue, Suite 2050
Mailing: P. O. Box 302755
Montgomery, Alabama 36104-3742


The email address for any individual below follows this format: firstname.lastname@ece.alabama.gov


DEPARTMENT OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION


Jeana Ross
Tracye Strichik, Ph.D.
Tammy Williams
John Wright

Secretary
Senior Director
Executive Assistant
Tech Support


ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES


Vickie Adams
Ada Katherine van Wyhe

Clerk
Government and Administrative Affairs


Accounting


LaTrena Stinson
Lori G Adams
Rekevia Garrison
Toya Harris
Jan Hume
Eria White
Pimika Humphries

Senior Accountant
Accountant
Accountant
Accounting Administrative Assistant
Grants, Budgets and Accounting Analyst
Staff Accountant
Administrative Assistant


Head Start Collaboration


Trellis Smith, Ph.D.

Director


Office of Early Learning and Family Support


Lee Johnson III, IMH-E®
Lucy Cohen
Dianna Tullier

Director of First 5 Alabama, Parents as Teachers State Lead
HIPPY State Lead
First Teacher Home Visiting Manager


Children's Policy Council


Liletta Jenkins
Cindy Merrill

State Children's Policy Council Manager
Professional Development Consultant


Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health


Dallas Rabig, LPC, IMH-E®

State Cordinator for Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health, Endorsement Coordinator First 5 Alabama


Office of Early Childhood Development and Professional Support


Joy Winchester, ECMH-E®
Jo Lee-Lindstrom
Amy Brakenhoff
Amy Hasty
Tonya Fernambucq
Myra Holt
Lakeysha Monroe
Janna Barnacastle
Dawn Beers
Jennifer Burns
Michael Byrd
Amanda Cooper
Mary Beth Frazer
Cynthia Garner
Antonio Givhan
Rebechia Givhan
Kelsey Givner
Nicole Graham
Alice Grantham
Kimyatta Harris
Christina Jones
Erynn Lusk
Kathy L. McDonald
Dana Merren
Michelle Griffin
Nichole McCants
Jalaya Morrow
Ashley Peebles
Kathryn Pirkle
Jessica Scott
Marche Scott
Courtney Shivetts
LaShanda Stewart
Janet Summerhill
LaShun Turner

Director
Administrative Assistant
Early Childhood Development Mentor Coach
Early Childhood Development Mentor Coach
Early Childhood Development Mentor Coach
Education Administrator
Education Administrator
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Quality Specialist
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Quality Specialist
Early Childhood Development Quality Specialist
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Quality Specialist
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Coach
Early Childhood Development Quality Specialist
Early Childhood Development Coach


OFFICE OF SCHOOL READINESS


Barbara Cooper, Ph.D.
Beth Aspden
Laura Baker
Katrina Bowling
Margaret Colley
Tammy Gibson

Director
Administrative Assistant
Regional Director Coordinator
Education Systems Administrator
Data and Grants Specialist
Data and Analytics Manager, Personnel Officer


Professional Development


Tara Skiles
Andretta Albright
Ami Brooks
Kristie Drake

Director
Professional Development Specialist
Professional Development Specialist
Professional Development Specialist


Pre-K-3rd Grade Early Learning Continuum (P-3)


Jean Allen
Beth Corum
Alice Evans
Amy Gibbs
Jennifer Gibney
Wendy Hallford
Camille Wright

Innovative Projects and Assessment Administrator
Coach
Monitor
Coach
Coach
Coach
Senior P-3 Mentor


REGION 1 (Counties: Lauderdale, Limestone, Colbert, Lawrence, Morgan, Winston, Cullman, Franklin)


Pam Turner
Barbra Carroll
DeAundra Ford
Susan Franks
Pennye Garrett
Connie Gilley
Dorothy Grigsby
Lynn Hovater
Janice Jackson
Jasmine Robinson
Kay Seale
Rebecca Teague
Mechelle Thomas
Valerie Powell
Reba Wadsworth

Regional Director
Coach
Coach
Coach
Coach
Coach
Coach
Monitor
Monitor
Monitor
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Coach
Monitor


REGION 2 (Counties: Madison, Jackson, Marshall, DeKalb)


Jenny Copeland
Chellee Bailey
Sandee Barnett
Cindy Brookshire
Stephanie Burton
Tommie Childress
Sonya Daffron
Kathy Fordham
Sonya Jackson
Jan Kitchens
Lori Mann
Felicia Mason
Marie McCollum
Mona Smith

Regional Director
Coach
Coach
Monitor
Coach
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Monitor
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REGION 3 (Counties: Marion, Lamar, Fayette, Walker, Pickens, Tuscaloosa, Greene, Sumter, Hale, Bibb, Perry, Choctaw, Marengo)


Luanne Bowman
Mary Beth Dennis
Wanda Fisher
Karen Moore
Loretta Moore
Vicki Nevin
Lucy Sellers
Jennifer Smith
Stephanie Sparks
Carrie Terry
Pamela Truelove-Walker
Kim Weeks
Chanda Whiteside

Regional Director
Coach
Monitor
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Monitor
Coach


REGION 4 (Counties: Jefferson, St. Clair, Shelby)


Kimberly Ford
Betty Abbott
Jeanie Brown
Iona Charles
Zolinda Cochran
Alexandrea Ellington
Tonya Fernambucq
Melissa Jackson
Audrey Jost
Aquanita McClaney
Teon Miller
Marcia Russell
Kay Sharp
Loretta Wright

Regional Director
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Monitor
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REGION 5 (Counties: Blount, Etowah, Cherokee, Calhoun, Cleburne, Talladega, Clay, Randolph, Coosa, Tallapoosa, Chambers)


Andretta Albright
Tara Skiles
Connie Bennett
Karen Blocker
Stacy Cash
Tajuana Gossage
Kandis Graves
Kim Hill
Amanda Johnson
Carolyn Keasal
Delsia Malone
Dana Medders
Kim Pair
Pattie Shields

Acting Regional Director
Acting Regional Director, Mentor Coach
Coach
Coach
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Monitor
Monitor
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REGION 6 (Counties: Chilton, Autauga, Elmore, Dallas, Wilcox, Lowndes, Montgomery, Macon)


Andretta Albright
Kelly Boling
Kara Cosby
Amy Dunn
Marcia Jackson
Allyson Martin
Anne Moore
Deidre Robinson
Angie Scales
Stacy Turner
Melinda Walters
Salina Washington 

Acting Regional Director
Coach
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Monitor
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REGION 7  (Counties: Washington, Clarke, Monroe, Conecuh, Mobile, Baldwin, Escambia)


Misty Blackmon
Pam Bell
Julie Caminas
Dotsy Carter
Emily Chronas
Mariah Cushman
Kiri McFarland
Wendy Rolin
Joy Smallwood
Leah Stonicher
Leslie Strength
Leslie Welch
Ede Wortham 

Regional Director
Monitor
Monitor
Coach
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REGION 8 (Counties: Lee, Russell, Bullock, Butler, Crenshaw, Pike, Barbour, Covington, Coffee, Dale, Henry, Geneva, Houston)


Gidget Haslam
Darcy Caldwell
Melanie Frizzell
Catherine Gentry
Kelly Kilcrease
Billie Loflin
Kim Lowery
Candice Rambo
Tiffany Smith
Shirly Varner
Kim Hill

Regional Director
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