Early Childhood Council Leadership Alliance (ECCLA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit membership organization committed to accountability and transparency. Our bylaws ensure representation from Early Childhood Council members and detail governance procedures.
ECCLA is governed by a board of directors comprised of Council members and community leaders. Committees comprised of Council members provide an advisory role in the areas of communications, data and evaluation, finance, membership, and policy.
If you have further questions about ECCLA’s governance, please contact us.
ECCLA Board of Directors: 2019-2021
Stacy Petty, President
Council Coordinator, Rocky Mountain Early Childhood Council
Maegan Lokteff, Vice President
Executive Director, Grand Beginnings, Grand and Jackson Early Childhood Council
Danielle Butler, Treasurer
Executive Director, Early Childhood Council of Boulder County
Betsy Overton, Secretary
Executive Director, Connections 4 Kids, Early Childhood Council
Director, Douglas County Early Childhood Council
Retired Partner, Davis, Graham and Stubbs
Director, Promises for Children, Weld County’s Early Childhood Council, United Way of Weld County
ECCLA Committee Chairs and Co-Chairs
Data and Evaluation: Heather Hawk, Early Childhood Council of La Plata County
Finance: Claudia Strait, Early Childhood Council for Yuma, Washington, Kit Carson
Policy: Jackie Florendo, Alliance for Kids