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Our Team

Educare proudly collaborates with many public and private partners to operate our innovative early learning center. Our success is made possible through the tireless work of our incredible staff, teachers, administrators and consultants who ensure children in the area receive the best support for early childhood education. The team at Educare California at Silicon Valley includes Executive Director Shawn Gerth, Director of Educare Programs Drew Giles, as well as teachers, assistant teachers, teacher assistants, classroom supervisors, site supervisors, family engagement specialists, coaches, and evaluation experts.

Leadership

Shawn Gerth photo

Shawn Gerth

Executive Director
Drew Giles photo

Drew Giles

Director of Educare Programs

Elizabeth photo

Elizabeth Alvarez

FMCI/FRC Managing Director
Barbara Carmody photo

Barbara Carmody

Early Learning Services Assistant Director
Rosalia Estrada photo

Rosalia Estrada

FRC Supervisor
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Laurie Harnden

Supervisor of Preschool Sites
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Denny Hurtado

FRC Early Learning Program Director
Rose photo

Rose Jaquez

FMCI Supervisor
Senchal photo

Senchal Rodriguez

EHS Supervisor


Educators

Tracy photo

Tracy Cadena

Associate Teacher
Connie photo

Connie Cheung

Teacher
Marisela photo

Marisela Cuevas

Community Worker
Amber photo

Amber Da Costa

Teacher
Mario photo

Mario Galvan

Community Worker
Thena photo

Thena Gee

Early Learning Coach
Marcos photo

Marcos Gomez-Villa

Custodian
Anh Ha photo

Anh Ha

Teacher Assistant
Angela photo

Angela Hernandez

Associate Teacher
Cristina photo

Cristina Hernandez

Community Worker
Francis photo

Francis Hernandez

Teacher Assistant
Ana photo

Ana Herrera

Teacher
Marcela photo

Marcela Ibarra

Early Learning Coach
Annaliza photo

Annaliza Jimenez

Special Education
Nhung photo

Tuyet Nhung Le

Associate Teacher
Jannette photo

Jannette Ledezma

Community Worker
Alisa photo

Alisa Luong

Family Engagement Specialist
Silvina photo

Silvina Martinez

Associate Teacher
Ana photo

Ana Martinez-Davis

Associate Teacher
Star photo

Star Montenegro-Balot

Program Coordinator
Blenda photo

Blenda Mejia

Teacher Assistant
Monica photo

Monica Mendez

Special Education
Binh photo

Binh Ngo

Teacher Assistant
Hong photo

Hong Nguyen

Teacher Assistant
Tiffany photo

Tiffany Nguyen

Family Engagement Specialist
Ofelia photo

Ofelia Pacheco

Activity Assistant
Ngoc photo

Ngoc Pham

Teacher
Tammy photo

Tammy Phan

Associate Teacher
Vi photo

Viridiana Ramirez

Family Engagement Specialist
Cecilia photo

Cecilia Reyna

EHS Floater
Xitlali photo

Xitlali Rodriguez

Teacher
Merc photo

Mercedes Sanchez

Associate Teacher
Andrea photo

Andrea Solis

Teacher Assistant
Sylvia photo

Sylvia Solis

Teacher
Kim photo

Kimberly Thomas

Teacher
Ben photo

Benito Torres

Community Worker
Kathy photo

Kathy Tran

Teacher
Kris photo

Kristina Tran

Teacher
Angie photo

Angie Yepez

Teacher Assistant
Carmen photo

Carmen Zacarias

Community Worker