Governance and Staff


Clackamas County Early Learning Hub Governance Council

The Clackamas County Early Learning Hub Governance Council purpose is to convene partners and engage families in early childhood care and education to create a more coordinated system of services that will improve outcomes for Clackamas County’s most at risk families. The overarching  goals are to ensure kindergarten readiness, stable and attached families and early learning system coordination in Clackamas County. 

Clackamas County Early Learning Hub Governance Council members acknowledge and strongly support family engagement and equity as key values underpinning its early learning work.  

Mission: to create a high quality early learning system that integrates and coordinates efforts to ensure all children are ready for Kindergarten, and reading at grade level by the end of the 3rd grade.

Council Members

Julie Aalbers

Clackamas County Public Health

Jessica Amaya

Clackamas County Department of Human Services, District 15

Sophia Butler

Clackamas County Early Learning Hub Parent Advisory Committee

Rodney Cook

Clackamas County Health, Housing and Human Services

Amy Corbett

Metropolitan Family Services

Bridget Dazey, Co-Chair

Clackamas Workforce Partnership

Donalda Dodson

Oregon Child Development Coalition-Migrant Head Start

Pat Duke

Libraries in Clackamas County (LINCC)-Wilsonville

Brenda Durbin

Clackamas County Social Services Division

Denise Glascock

Lifeworks NW

Chelsea Hamilton

Clackamas County Children, Family & Community Connections

Candice Henkin 

Oregon City School District

Beth Kersens

Healthy Families Oregon

Darcee Kilsdonk

Clackamas County Children’s Commission-Head Start

Peg King

Health Share of Oregon-Coordinated Care Organization

Paulina Larenas

FACT Oregon

Mayra Merino-Rendon

Clackamas County Early Learning Parent  Advisory Committee

Carol Moore, Co- Chair

Clackamas Education Service District

Mary Rumbaugh

Clackamas County Behavioral Health Division

Karen Rush 

North Clackamas School District

April Sliker

Little Bear PlayCare

Early Learning Hub of Clackamas County Staff

Rodney Cook

Children, Family and Community Connections Division Director

Annette Dieker

Early Learning Hub Systems Coordinator

Chelsea Hamilton 

Early Learning Hub Program Planner

Meeting Details

 The Governance Council meets the second Tuesday of each month (except August), from 8:30-10:30 am.  See the attached chart for location information.  For more information, please contact Annette Dieker, Early Learning Hub Systems Coordinator 

Join the Council

Governance Council Member Application (docx)