With the success the Smart Beginnings Network has had in its first year, we are excited to add a dedicated staff member to lead this work! Lynn Debilzen joined the team in March as the Manager of Birth to 8 for both Building Our Future in Kenosha County and Higher Expectations in Racine County. Lynn is leading our Smart Beginnings and Early Grade Reading Networks.
Lynn's background is in program management and child development. Prior to joining the team, Lynn worked for national nonprofits Bright by Three, Playworks, and Jumpstart. Lynn earned her MBA in Social Impact Management from Brandeis University, her MA from The University of Montana, and her BSW from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.