Bright Star Early Learning Center

Bright Star Early Center provides high quality childcare and early childhood education to an enclave of Denver families regardless of income, race, gender, or religion in three classroom settings. BSELC provides an environment that fosters all aspects of development through comprehensive and multi-disciplinary activities and is committed to creating a safe and welcoming environment with a variety of programs to stimulate and encourage learning.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
8
Full Time Staff:
11
Contract Staff:
0
Volunteers Annually:
1
Retention Rate:
75%

Carol Peters, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2009

Carol Peters has been the Director of Bright Star Early Learning Center since February 2009, but has been in early childhood education since 1983. She have an Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Wyoming and has been Director Qualified by the State of Colorado since 1990. She love working with children and seeing that moment when they realized that they have learned something new. She looks forward to meeting and getting to know each family that enters Bright Star Early Learning Center.

Nikki Lanford, Assistant Director
Start Date:

Nikki Lanford has been with Bright Star Early Center for three years. She is large center director certified and takes pride in presenting Bright Star as a safe and welcoming environment for everyone in the community.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
12
Term Length:
0
Term Limit:
0
Total # of Board Members:
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
5
Male:
2
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
7
Hispanic or Latino:
0
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

78%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

75%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

100%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

0%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

Committees

Executive
Fundraising
Special Events (Golf Tournament

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