The Maryland Head Start Association is governed by a 18 member Board of Directors comprised of four elected representatives from following membership classes; Administrators (A), Staff (S), Parents (P), Friends (F) and two representatives from the Early Head Start/Child Care Partnership Initiative (E). Current board members are listed below.
Board Officers (Executive Committee)
Tavon Myers (A)
Vice President
Tymeerah Butts-Grandy (F)
Janelle McGhee (A)
Beth Krugerud (F)
Board Members
Gabrielle Martinez (P)
Theresa Stinney (P)
Laurencia Hutton-Rogers (F)
Charlene Muhammad (A)
Carrie Hahn (S)
Cynosa Sherman (S)
Heather Cooper (S)
Shawan Burke (S)
Samantha Soltas (E)
Trina Powell (E)
Three committees to help guide the MHSA Board to make decisions that will help strengthen Head Start in Maryland; Public Policy, Training and Technical Assistance, and Marketing and Outreach. Each committee is chaired by a Board Member and made up of Head Start staff, parents, partners, and advocates. Current committee members are listed below. 
Public Policy

Alan Guttman

Patricia Foley

Charlene Muhammad

Mary Gunning

Khisha Banks

Michelle Petrella

Olutunde Clarke

Simeon Russell

Training and Technical Assistance

Alicia Hoffman

Grabrielle Jeanty

Brandi Greene

Carrie Hahn

Tresa Hanna

Simeon Russell

Yvonne Bellamy

Marketing and Outreach


Shawan Burke

Laurencia Hutton-Rogers

Sabrina McDuffie​​

Yvonne Bellamy

The day to day operations to bring MHSA's vision to fruition is executed by the Executive Officer and the Operations Manager. 
Executive Officer - Simeon Russell                    Operations Manager - Yvonne Bellamy
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Maryland Head Start Association
P.O. Box 39894
Baltimore, MD 21212
Ph: 301-744-9472; 443-595-6472
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