Director’s Chapter

Purpose: The FLAEYC Directors’ Chapter will cultivate early childhood leaders and provide a system of networks, supports, and resources for early care and education educators and administrators throughout the state of Florida.


Chapter Leadership

Hilary Nelson phone: 302-448-0902
Victoria Damjanovic, Ph.D. phone: 813-974-5142 


Thank you for your interesting in the FLAEYC Directors’ Chapter! Our goal is to provide early childhood leaders and program directors with a place to collaborate, group problem solve, network, and share resources. We are looking into ways to support the important work you do by:

  • Creating a responsive framework for new directors,  
  • Connecting leaders to establish mentoring relationships,
  • Developing an online community,
  • Establishing region representatives, and
  • Hosting webinars, conferences, and presentations.

Over the course of the year we will also provide resources to support your work in the following areas:

  • Creating a Positive Program Culture
  • Trauma-Informed Care
  • Enrollment and Marketing
  • Reducing Challenging Behaviors and Preschool Expulsion
  • Job-Embedded Professional Development
  • Defining Quality

If you are interested in learning more about the FLEYC Directors’ Chapter or joining our monthly calls please contact Hilary or Victoria.