About The Network...
Over the last six decades, 37 million children have been served by Head Start. Their stories and testimony are living proof points of Head Start’s impact. Head Start alumni hail from communities across the country. We serve and work in every sector worldwide—from boardrooms to classrooms, from cockpits to courtrooms. Innovators and communicators, advocates and thinkers, health care heroes and teachers—alumni are connected by a shared love for the first learning experience that told us we belonged.
Head Start Alumni Wall of Fame
In Their Words...
The Head Start Alumni Network sustains Head Start’s legacy for children and families through national advocacy, local support, and meaningful professional connections. The Network demonstrates Head Start’s proven model of success as well as its far-reaching and long-lasting impact.
Alumni Spotlight: Cicely Simpson
Cicely Simpson credits her Head Start for her successful journey from small-town roots to the launch of her own company.
Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Anthony Abraham Jack
Dr. Jack says: “I want people to see seeking out support as an integral part of one’s personal and social growth. Seeking help is a sign of strength.”
Alumni Spotlight: Tyrone Olverson
Tyrone Olverson has built an impressive career based on the belief that every child should have the opportunity to succeed.
Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Eric Motley
Dr. Eric Motley says: “Head Start is rightly called Head Start as it is about the head — the cultivation of the mind—and giving kids a little extra push.”
- « Previous