Helping Families Ensure Their Children Enter School Ready to Learn


Executive Team

Connie Stophel, Chief Executive Officer

Jeanne Dillard, Chief Operating Officer

Teresa Matheny, Chief of Programs & Administration

Brian Zaletel, Chief Financial Officer

Heather Hodges, Vice President of Human Resources

Autumn Tomas, Assistant Vice President of Head Start/Early Head Start

Temple DePlato, Assistant Vice President of Quality and Risk Management

Robert Simmons, Senior Director of Information Technology

Martha Cox, Director of Grants & Research

Human Resources Team

Heather Hodges, Vice President of HR, 904-726-1500, ext. 285
Strategic planning, compliance and oversight.

Rae Durham, HR Manager, 904-726-1500, ext. 214
Employee relations, recruitment, training and professional development, compliance, benefit support, performance reviews, and general HR-related issues.