Family Engagement & Early Literacy Team

Team Lead:  Diane Ponton, Grace Place for Children & Families

Lauren Branson, United Way of Collier County
Cindy Dehnart, Literacy Volunteers of Collier County
Renate Engels, Guadalupe Center
Vanessa Estrada, Friends of Foster Children Forever
Howard Freedman, Naples Lions Club
Rebecca Gonzalez, Collier County Sheriff’s Office
Beth Housewert, Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples – CMON
Sarah Hawes, Healthcare Network of SWFL
Niccole Howard, Collier Child Care Resources
Beth McBride, Collier County Public Schools
Chris Nind, Literacy Volunteers of Collier County
Stephanie Pepper, Greater Marco Family YMCA
Dawn Pike, Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida
Mary Polizzotto, Books for Collier Kids
Tamara Somerville, The Shelter for Abused Women & Children
Leslie Turner, Fun Time Early Childhood Academy
Barbara Tyrrell, Fun Time Early Childhood Academy
Kim Usa, Early Learning Coaliation of SWFL
Dr. Todd Vedder, Healthcare Network of SWFL