Program Design and Management

Program Governance

Parent Policy Council

The Laramie Head Start Policy Council is comprised of parent representatives, one from each of the four classrooms, and three community representatives. The representatives are elected each fall and serve one-year terms. Each representative my serve for a total of three terms. The Policy Council meets on a monthly basis to work with the management team members, make decisions for the program and recommend action to other committees.

Governing Board

The Laramie Child Development/Laramie Head Start Board of Director’s is comprised of member of the community including financial experts, legal experts, early childhood experts, and other professionals. They are chosen based on expressed interest and area of expertise and experience working with non-profits. The Board of Director’s is responsible for the legal and fiscal responsibility for Head Start and the safeguarding of federal funds.


Board Members:




Executive Head Start Director – Lindsey Spriggs

Assistant Director  – Crystal Ballard

Education Cordinator/Coach- Annie Fenczik

ERSEA Manager – Amber Hutchinson

Health Coordinator – Shannon Blanken