Early Learning Institute
Oct 09, 2018
Michele Rogers, Executive Director
Early Learning Institute

Michele Rogers, Ph.D. is the Executive Director and Co-founder of the Early Learning Institute.  She earned her Ph.D. in psychology with an emphasis in early childhood mental health/neurobiology from the University of Colorado, Denver.  Michele worked for several years on Sonoma County's Early Childhood Mental Health task force, focusing primarily on creating a system for care for children 0-5 that includes social-emotional supports.  Michele is a certified childbirth educator and lactation specialist; serves on the public policy committee of the Infant Development Association, and is a First 5 Sonoma Commissioner.  In celebration of all these efforts, Michele was honored as the 2015 Sonoma County Champion for Children.  Michele is married with three grown children and 4 sweet grandchildren. 

 

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