FHSA Region IV Representatives

FHSA Bylaws Article IX Section 1 requires the association to choose eight (8) representatives to serve on the Region IV Board of Directors prior to October 1 of each year. These representatives must include 2 Directors, 2 Staff, 2 Parents, and 2 Friends elected by their respective membership groups within the Association. Elected representatives must present a letter of support from the respective grantee or agency to serve on the Region IV Head Start Board of Directors. Term runs from October 1- September 30 each calendar year. 

Directors Affiliate Group
Heidi Rand
Director of Early Learning Programs
Mid Florida Community Services Head Start Program

LaTanya Wynn-Hall
Lutheran Services Florida HS/EHS - Duval County
Children's Home Society

Staff Affiliate Group

Vidya Deonarine
Education Coordinator
Orange County Head Start


Parents Affiliate Group



Friends Affiliate Group

Maritza Vasquez
Children’s Home Network-Kinship


Matti Friedt
Director Preschool Programs
School Board of Polk County