Director, Early Learning Alliance, Tarrant County, Texas
Michelle Buckley serves as the Director of the Early Learning Alliance, a coalition of educators, nonprofit organizations, businesses, and government leaders that are working to improve early childhood outcomes across Tarrant County. Prior to that, she served as the Director of Monitoring Evaluation and Grants for United Way for Greater Austin and as the Director of Business Analytics for an international development consulting firm in Washington, D.C. Her career in early childhood began in the United States Peace Corps working with the Guatemalan Ministry of Education as a Healthy Schools Facilitator. Ms. Buckley received her B.A. in International Studies with a focus in International Business and Economics from the University of North Texas.