About Us

A Few Words About Us

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The Florida Healthy Early Care & Education Center Recognition Program promotes best practices in the areas of healthy eating, healthy beverages, reduced screen time, physical activity, and infant feeding to prevent obesity in children later in life.

Steering Committee 

Alina Soto
Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF)
Wil Ayala
Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade-Monroe
Tammy Tener
Florida Family Child Care Home Association (FFCCHA)
Matt Guse
Early Learning Coalition of the Big Bend
Karla Shelnutt
University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Extension Family Nutrition Program
Krista Schoen
Florida Department Of Health - Child Care Food Program
Nacole Guyton
Department of Education, Office of Early Learning

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