Staff

Julie Phillips, M.Ed.
CCR&R Director
706-556-6820

ECE Experience: 25 years
Years with Leap: 23 years
What Co-Workers say: Optimistic, great communicator

Regina Little
Assistant Director
478-365-1798

ECE Experience: 30 years
Years with Leap: 11 years
What Co-Workers say: Dedicated, thoughtful

Jason Jacobs
Assistant Director
478-365-1858

ECE Experience: 26 years
Years with Leap: 14.5 years
What Co-workers say: Creative, resourceful

Tambe Arline
Technical Assistance Coordinator
470-527-9301

ECE Experience: 20+ years
Years with Leap: 8 months
What Co-workers say: Open, kind

Amanda Blizard, M.Ed.
Technical Assistance Team Leader
478-972-6956

ECE Experience: 34 years
Years with Leap: 9 years
What Co-Workers say: Dedicated, supportive

Monica Brown
Operations Coordinator
706-755-6447

Years with Leap: 6 years
What Co-Workers say: Committed, supportive

Rebecca Cowan
Technical Assistance Coordinator
470-426-5432

ECE Experience: 24 years
Years with Leap: 5 years
What Co-Workers say: Helpful, persistent

Candy DeHart
Professional Development Coordinator
706-922-7186

ECE Experience: 30 years
Years with Leap: 6 months
What Co-Workers say: Integrity, Caring

Pam Fields, MATLT
Technical Assistance Coordinator
404-821-0778

ECE Experience: 16 years
Years with Leap: 7 years
What Co-Workers say: Supportive, resourceful

Deidra Fitzpatrick
Technical Assistance Coordinator
478-297-7298

ECE Experience: 20 years
Years with Leap: 5 years
What Co-Workers say: Insightful, encouraging

Aleta Gass
Professional Development Specialist
762-685-8119

ECE Experience: 40+ years
Years with Leap: 6 years
What Co-Workers say: Authentic, good-natured

Heather Hamre
Technical Assistance Team Leader
678-591-6338

ECE Experience: 13 years
Years with Leap: 12 years
What Co-Workers say: Supportive, committed

Katelyn Harlander-Locke
Technical Assistance Coordinator
762-685-8097

ECE Experience: 15 years
Years with Leap: 2 years
What Co-Workers say: Proactive, resourceful

Allegra Jackson, M.Ed.
Technical Assistance Coordinator
770-317-8834

ECE Experience: 25+ years
Years with Leap: 10 years
What Co-Workers say: Supportive, dedicated

Tomekia Kemp, M.Ed.
Technical Assistance Coordinator
770-317-9414

ECE Experience: 15 years
Years with Leap: 10 years
What Co-Workers say: Supportive, reliable

Tanisha Knight, M.Ed.
Technical Assistance Team Leader
404-556-3327

ECE Experience: 24 years
Years with Leap: 6.5 years
What Co-Workers say: Innovative, optimistic

Gail Ledezma-Smith
Technical Assistance Coordinator
404-304-2923

ECE Experience: 22 years
Years with Leap: 2.5 years
What Co-Workers say: Dependable, helpful

Traci Lewis, M.Ed.
Technical Assistance Coordinator
478-508-7145

ECE Experience: 21 years
Years with Leap: 7 years
What Co-Workers say: Friendly, compassionate

Ricci Lewis-Johnson, M.Ed.
Technical Assistance Coordinator
404-556-3341

ECE Experience: 20 years
Years with Leap: 4 years
What Co-Workers say: Supportive, creative

Quantisha Perkins
Data Operations Coordinator
706-755-3650

ECE Experience: 4 years
Years with Leap: 4 years
What Co-Workers say: Talented, honest

Rachael Charles McKenzie
Professional Development Specialist
706-840-7532

ECE Experience:  20 years
Years with Leap:  1 year
What Co-Worker say: Dependable, speaks truth in love

Kimberly Reid
Technical Assistance Coordinator
706-993-5748

ECE Experience: 24 years
Years with Leap: 5 years
What Co-Workers say: Detail-oriented, committed

Sally Rich
Technical Assistance Coordinator
706-993-5929

ECE Experience: 33 years
Years with Leap: 3 years
What Co-Workers say: Generous, helpful

Shantel Thomas
Technical Assistance Coordinators
770-639-7172

ECE Experience: 10 years
Years with Leap: 1.5 years
What Co-Workers say: Ambitious

Christina Thompson
Program Assistant
706-922-7185

ECE Experience: 3 years
Years with Leap: 3 years
What Co-Workers say: Talented, compassionate

Lois Walker, M.Ed.
Technical Assistance Coordinator
678-780-8204

ECE Experience: 20+ years
Years with Leap: 11 years
What Co-Workers say: Genuine, detailed