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Rebecca Gonzalez, EdS

Coordinator, Network Support

rebecca.gonzalez@coe.ufl.edu

Rebecca Gonzalez is the Coordinator of Network Support at the Lastinger Center for Learning, focused on supporting the Hillsborough Early Learning Network. In this role, she leads recruitment and enrollment efforts, as well as coordinates and implements professional development experiences for early childhood educators.

As an educator for almost 15 years in counties where communities ranged from rural and suburban to urban cities and municipalities, she has experience leading in global community. Her experience and belief in the impact of high-quality education is what drives her work in the Center.

Rebecca earned both her bachelor’s in elementary education and her master’s in reading education from Florida International University. She later went on to attain her education specialist degree in curriculum and instruction through the Teacher Leadership for School Improvement program with the Lastinger Center.