Senior Director, Professional Development Services
Lynn Andrews is responsible for leadership development and coaching services to community early childhood education programs seeking to improve their quality, and for oversight of the Colorado Parent Information Resource Center. She has more than 30 years experience in early childhood education and primary prevention program development and administration in Colorado and Connecticut. Lynn has developed and taught curricula on diverse topics such as outcomes-based coaching, creating effective teams, action research, and strengthening parent involvement. She currently serves as co-faculty and on the program design team for the Buell Early Childhood Leadership Program, a graduate-level certificate program at the University of Denver. As a Clayton staff member assigned to Educare Colorado, she had a lead role in developing the Qualistar rating system and quality improvement model now being used statewide in Colorado to support children's school readiness. Lynn holds a Master of Science degree in School Psychology with an emphasis in early childhood from the University of Bridgeport.