The Southern Nevada AEYC is a local chapter of the Nevada Association for the Education of Young Children and the National Association. SNAEYC serves individuals working in early childhood education in the Las Vegas/Clark County area. They sponsor educational events, advocacy activities, special events such as the annual ECE Awards Night, and have regular membership meetings.

SNAEYC Governing Board

  • President: Keana Sullivan
  • President Elect: Open
  • Treasurer: Mikaela Carter
  • Secretary: Denise Sydney
  • VP of Public Policy: Dianne Farkas
  • VP of Professional Development: Glenda Billingsley
  • Membership Chair: Tameka Henry
  • Members-At-Large: Ron Barakat, Eileen Quinn, Maria Marinakis, Kelly May, Mary Regan

For information contact board members at


STD for SNAEYC Awards 2017

Click HERE to access the 2017 SNAEYC ECE Awards Night Information Sheet

Emerging Leaders and Mentors Leadership Academy 

The Southern Nevada Association for the Education of Young Children (SNAEYC), in collaboration with Nevada AEYC (NevAEYC) is pleased to present the Emerging Leaders and Mentors Leadership Academy!

SNAEYC is looking for individuals, who would like to develop their leadership skills, and mentors, to support our future leaders, in the Early Childhood Community. The Emerging Leaders and Mentors Leadership Academy requires a 9 month commitment from participating emerging leaders and mentors.

The Academy consists of:

  • A Leadership Mixer
  • Attendance at the SNAEYC Fall Educational Development Conference
  • Monthly Seminars (total of 48 hours of The Nevada Registry Approved Training)
  • NevAEYC State Conference Attendance
  • Early Childhood Leadership Project
  • Meetings with a Mentor

For more information on how to be a part of the 2017-2018 academy please email

Week of the Young Child (WOYC) – Family Fun Day Celebtration

SNAEYC Board Meeting Minutes

SNAEYC Minutes – November 12, 2014

SNAEYC Minutes- October 8 2014

SNAEYC Minutes – February 12, 2014