Welcome to Smart From the Start!   Save the Date, Celebrate 15 Years in Boston on November 30th!

About Us

Board of Directors

Monika Wirtz

President and Chair of Governance
Experienced Professional services leader and attorney; Formerly with Ropes & Gray LLP and WilmerHale LLP

Margot Kaplan-Sanoff, Ed.D

Co-Chair of Friends of Smart
Retired, Boston University School of Medicine, Developmental Pediatrics

Regina Pyle

Retired Systems Analyst, Massachusetts Welfare Department and Boston Children’s Hospital

John Lippitt

Formerly Adjunct Professor, Tufts University

Benjamin Siegel, MD

Chair of the Evaluation Committee and Co-Chair of Friends of Smart
Retired Pediatrician, Boston University Medical Center

Cherie Craft

CEO, Founding Executive Director, Smart from the Start, Inc.

Suzin Bartley

Past Executive Director, Children’s Trust Fund

LeAndria Streeter

Senior Solutions Engineer, Salesforce

Gabriele Alston

Family Leader (Washington, DC)

Kori Bardige

Early Childhood Development Expert

Sophia Michel

Family Leader (Boston)

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