INDIANA AEYC
GOVERNANCE

Promoting and supporting high-quality early learning
for each and every child, birth through age eight, in Indiana
at the local, state and national levels.

Governing Board

Indiana Association for the Education of Young Children, Inc. Governing Board 2023-2024
Updated 11.8.23

The next Governing Board meeting will be held via Zoom, on Friday, February 9th from 1:30 – 3:30 PM ET.

If you are a member of INAEYC and would like to attend the board meeting please email: sbrooks@inaeyc.org.

Executive Committee

Christine Garza-Bell
Christine Garza-BellPresident
Building Brilliant Beginnings
317-698-6139
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Megan Purcell
Megan PurcellPresident -Elect
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN
765-494-2937
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Tammy Dant
Tammy DantVice President
AppleTree Learning Center
South Bend, IN
574-291-3333
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Linda Taylor
Linda TaylorTreasurer
Ball State University
Muncie, IN
765-285-8567
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Patricia Kelly
Patricia KellySecretary
People’s Day Care
Gary, IN
219-980-8707
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Lisa Cordle
Lisa CordleParliamentarian
Wayne Township Preschool
Indianapolis, IN
317-988-7915
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Chapter Representatives

Danielle Svantner
Danielle SvantnerPresident, East Central Region
Westminster Preschool
Marion, IN
765-506-3846
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Christy Gretencord
Christy GretencordPresident, Evansville Region
Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation
Evansville, IN
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Sarina Arens
Sarina ArensPresident, North Eastern Region
SPARK Learning Lab
Fort Wayne, IN
260-515-8592
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Beckey Thompson
Beckey ThompsonPresident, North Western Region
Little Neighbors Kindergarten
Mishawaka, IN
547-257-9020
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Lori Secor
Lori SecorPresident, Northern Region
SPARK Learning Lab
Mishawaka, IN
269-357-4258
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Stacy Jones
Stacy JonesPresident, South Central Region
Compass Early Learning Center
Bloomington, IN
812-339-3429
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Della Micco
Della MiccoPresident, South Eastern Region

Kaplan Early Learning Company
New Albany, IN
502-762-7511
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Jessie Pierce
Jessie PiercePresident, North Central Region
Right Steps Creasy Child Development Ctr
Lafayette, IN
765-479-5643
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Vacant
VacantPresident, West Central Region

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