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East

Providing child care resources, referral services, and quality coaches for the following counties:

  • Anderson
  • Blount
  • Campbell
  • Claiborne
  • Cocke
  • Grainger
  • Hamblen
  • Jefferson
  • Knox
  • Loudon
  • Monroe
  • Sevier
  • Union

Providing free training & technical assistance to child care educators

The East Child Care Resource & Referral is committed to improving the quality of life for children through support and training of child care educators and collaboration with families, community, professional organizations, services, and resources. Our staff offers child care educators in the East area the following services:

TN-CCPT workshops

These workshops typically offer two hours of training that have been approved by the Tennessee DHS.

On-site Consultations

Our Quality Coaches can arrange to come to your child care facility if you are having any issues or concerns for which you would like their help.

East

Coordinator

Have a question or need to connect with a coach? Reach out to our family engagement coordinator and they’ll connect you with the right resources.

Heather Lamb

East

Assistant Coordinator

Have a question or need to connect with a coach? Reach out to our family engagement coordinator and they’ll connect you with the right resources.

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Ariel Singleton

Early Childhood Quality Coach

Serves Knox (37917, 37919, 37920, 37998, 37871) and Sevier Counties.

asingl13

utk.edu

Early Childhood Quality Coaches

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Donna Carver

Early Childhood Quality Coach

Serves Blount, Loudon, Knox (37902, 37909, 37924 and 37921), & Monroe Counties.

dwcarver

utk.edu

Early Childhood Quality Coaches

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Jennifer Huffaker

Early Childhood Quality Coach

Serves Jefferson and Knox (37806, 37914, 37922, 37923, 37931, 37932) Counties.

jhuffak1

utk.edu

Early Childhood Quality Coaches

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Kim Thornhill

Early Childhood Quality Coach

Serves Claiborne, Cocke, Hamblen, Union, and Knox (37721, 37918, 37938) Counties.

kthornh1

utk.edu

Early Childhood Quality Coaches

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Rhonda Del Carmen

Early Childhood Quality Coach

Serves Anderson, Campbell, Grainger, Loudon and Knox (37849, 37912, 37915, and 37934) Counties.

rdelcarm

utk.edu

Early Childhood Quality Coaches

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Rhonda Post

East Tech Coach

rhonda

techgoeshometn.org

Tech Goes Home

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Sarah Vinson

Emergency Preparedness Coordinator

Sarah_Vinson

signalcenters.org

Emergency Preparedness

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Jessica Turner

Family & Group Quality Coach

Serves East Counties.

jessica_turner

signalcenters.org

Family & Group Child Care

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Bethany Parker

Family Engagement Quality Coach

Serves East counties.

Bethany_Parker

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Family Engagement

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Lauren Farmer

Family Engagement Quality Coach

Serves East counties.

Lauren_Farmer

signalcenters.org

Family Engagement

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Lacey Devine

Health, Safety, & Supervision Quality Coach

East Counties

Lacey_Devine

signalcenters.org

Health, Safety, & Supervision

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Syeta Young

Health, Safety, & Supervision Quality Coach

East Counties

Syeta_Young

signalcenters.org

Health, Safety, & Supervision

East

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Rachel Converse

Inclusion Quality Coach

Serves East Counties

Rachel_Converse

signalcenters.org

Inclusion

East

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Tracey Standridge

Inclusion Quality Coach

Serves East Counties

Tracey_Standridge

signalcenters.org

Inclusion

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Lizaida Negron

Inclusion Specialist- East Region

Serves East Counties

Lizaida_Negron

signalcenters.org

Inclusion

East

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Melissa Hobbs

Infant & Toddler Quality Coach

Serves East Counties: Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Hamblen, Jefferson, Knox, Loudon, Monroe, Sevier, & Union Counties.

Melissa_Hobbs

signalcenters.org

Infant & Toddler

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Tonya Ray

Infant & Toddler Quality Coach

East Counties: Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Hamblen, Jefferson, Knox, Loudon, Monroe, Sevier, & Union

tonya_ray

signalcenters.org

Infant & Toddler

East

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Michael Lantz

Outdoor Learning Specialist

Serves Sevier and Knox (37917, 37919, 37920, 37998, and 37871) Counties.

mlantz

utk.edu

Early Childhood Quality Coaches

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Jan Madden

Quality Assurance

Jan

signalcenters.org

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Jill Spencer

Small Business Support Specialist

Serves East Counties.

Jill_Spencer

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Small Business Support

East

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Travis Burnett

Small Business Support Specialist

Serves East Counties.

Travis_Burnett

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Small Business Support

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Amber Freeman

Training Development Specialist

Amber_Freeman

signalcenters.org

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