New Haven Early Childhood Council

Membership Slate for 2019

Members appointed February 2019 for three year terms


Kim Weston –Parent

Tammy Goldburn–Parent

Jeremiah Haruna–Parent/Advocate


Kim Harris—Harris and Tucker School

Sandy Malmquist—Creating Kids – CT Children’s Museum

Lynn Weiner—Yale New Haven Hospital

Allyx Schiavone—Friends Center       

Eliza Halsey—Elm City Montessori

City of New Haven:

Dr. Dakibu Muley—Office of New Haven


Dr. Sherri Killins Stewart—New Haven Public Schools

Daniel Diaz—New Haven Public Schools                                                     

Charles Blango—New Haven Public Schools

Mary Derwin—New Haven Public Schools

Carmelita Valencia-Daye—-New Haven Public Schools

Maria Franco—Early Headstart

Family Support Services:

Elisabeth Teller—Sarah, INC (Birth to 3)

Sadie Witherspoon—New Haven Health Department

Elisha Brown—Family Resource Center

Kathy Hagerty—r’Kids Family Center

Galit Sharma—Children’s Community Programs

Karen DuBois Walton—New Haven Housing Authority

Wellington Mackey—Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services

Community Partners:

Darah Snipe—All Our Kin

Luis Chavez Brumell—New Haven Public Library

Kirsten Levinson—New Haven Reads

Laney Alexander—Cornell Scott Hill Health Center

Tirzah Kemp—Clifford Beers Clinic

Wendy Waithe Simmons, Ph.D.—NH Child

Curtis Hill—Concepts for Adaptive

Faith-Based Community:

Dr. Reverend Boise Kimber—Faith Leader


Sarah Fabish—Community Foundation for Greater New Haven