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Alumni Network

Former Fellows remain connected to one another, to the Fellows Program, and to the field of early childhood through participation in the Fellows Alumni Network.

Fellows Cohorts: Fellows participate in the Fellowship for two years. Click the links below to learn more about the past Fellows and discover their contributions to the field of early childhood.

2009 Fellows

2011 Fellows


Stay Connected: Keep up-to-date with what both current Fellows and Alumni are up to on Facebook and LinkedIn.  


2013 Career Updates:

Melanie Garrett selected to be the Program Director for New Moms Inc. (full bio)

Saleem Hue Penny appointed Project Development Manager for the Oral Health and Families initiative at Illinois Action for Children. (full bio)

Angela Hubbard named the Educare Chicago Alumni Network Family Engagement Manager at the Ounce of Prevention Fund. (full bio)

Artishia Hunter becomes Director of the Evanston Two Generation Initiatives. (full bio)

TeeNeka Jones-Gueye tapped as Site Director for Kids & Company. (full bio)

Cemeré James named Deputy Director of the Work Support Strategies Project (WSS) and Senior Policy Analyst at the Center on Law and Social Policy (CLASP). (full bio)