Heidi Hagenson has worked with diverse populations in the early childhood field throughout the last 15 years and has served in varied positions and settings including public, private and Head Start programs in Colorado. Heidi holds a Master’s of Art degree and licensure in Early Childhood Special Education from the University of Colorado, Denver. She worked with the Region VIII Training & Technical Assistance team as an Infant Toddler Early Childhood Specialist and supported Head Start Programs in a six-state region. Heidi worked with Zero to Three under the National Center for Early Childhood Development Teaching and Learning (NCECDTL) as the Regional Field Specialist in Region VIII providing focused training and technical assistance to Office of Head Start Regional Office staff on topics related school readiness. She currently serves as a Senior Training & Technical Assistance Specialist with NCECDTL.