Academic Appointments

Board Member 2010 – Present Ohio Early Childhood Advisory Council Committee, Ohio Department of Mental Health
Board Member 2007 – 2009 Ohio Early Childhood Cabinet Fiscal Model Workgroup
Board Member 2007 – 2009 Ohio Early Childhood Cabinet Social and Emotional Planning Workgroup
Consultant 2007 First Place for Children, Tacoma, Washington
Task Force Member 2007 – 2009 Ohio's Childhood Trauma Task Force, Ohio Family and Children First
Cabinet Council
Consultant 2005 Foundations, Inc.  Annie E. Casey Foundation, Philadelphia,
Clinical Consultant 2003 – Present Butler County Therapeutic Interagency Preschool Program, Butler
County Education Service Center, Hamilton, Ohio
  2006 – 2009 Crossroads, Inc Lake Co Therapeutic Interagency Preschool Programs,
Painesville, Ohio
  2006 – 2009 Child Focus, Inc. Clermont County Therapeutic Interagency Preschool
Program, Batavia, Ohio
Consultant 2004 – Present Ohio Department of Mental Health Early Childhood Mental Health
Advisory Board
Consultant 2005 – 2007 Ohio Department of Education: "Build Ohio" Infant Toddler Guidelines
Writing Task Force
Reviewer 2006 – 2009 Adams/Brown County Head Start Program, Georgetown, Ohio
Board Member and Chair 1993 – 2004 Ohio Governor's Task Force on the Investigation and Prosecution of
Child Abuse and Child Sexual Abuse Cases
Child Development Consultant 1990 – 2000 Miami University Educational/Psychology Department, Oxford, Ohio
Child Development Consultant 1991 Ohio Public Defender's Office, Columbus, Ohio
Child Development Consultant 1979 – Present Hamilton County Department of Jobs and Family Services, Family and
Children Services Department, Cincinnati, Ohio
Educational Consultant 1979 – 1987 Xavier University, Montessori Education, Cincinnati, Ohio
Child Development Consultant 1986 – 1988 Warren County Children Services Board, Lebanon, Ohio