NASCCA Leadership

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

NASCCA is governed by a group of up to 25 state child care leaders on the Executive Committee. New members are added to the committee annually by invitation and approved by the group at large. Click here to view the NASCCA bylaws. Download a list of State and Territory Child Care and Development Fund Administrators.

Chair
Lisa Brewer-Walraven, Director, Child Development and Care Program/Office of Great Start
MI Department of Health and Human Services

Vice Chair
Dr. Janice M. Molnar, PhD, Deputy Commissioner, Division of Child Care Services
NY State Office of Children and Family Services
Immediate Past Chair
Tracy Gruber, JD, Executive Director
UT Department of Human Services

Executive Committee Members 2019-2020

Region I (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)

State Representative
Vacant

Region II (NJ, NY, PR, VI)

State Representative
Dr. Janice M. Molnar, PhD, Deputy Commissioner, Division of Child Care Services
NY State Office of Children and Family Services

Region III (DE, DC, MD, PA, VA, WV)

State Representative
Barbara Newlin, Director Division of Child Care and Early Childhood Development
VA Department of Social Services

Region IV (AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN)

State Representative
Stephanie Gehres, Deputy Director
FL Office of Early Learning

Region V (IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI)

State Representative
Vacant

Region VI (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX)

State Representative
Vacant

Region VII (IA, KS, MS, NE)

State Representative
Vacant

Region VIII (CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY)

State Representative
Tracy Gruber, Director of the Office of Child Care, Senior Advisor on the Intergenerational Poverty Commission
UT Department of Workforce Services

Region IX (AZ, CA, HI, NV, AS, GU)

State Representative
Sarah Neville- Morgan, Director
CA Department of Education

Region X (AK, ID, OR, WA)

State Representative
Matt Judge, Child Care Administrator
WA Department of Early Learning