Helping Families Ensure Their Children Enter School Ready to Learn


Executive Team

Connie Stophel, Chief Executive Officer

Jeanne Dillard, Chief Operating Officer

L. Holly Bryan, Chief Financial Officer

Teresa Matheny, Chief of Programs & Administration

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.