Reno Chapter

The Reno Chapter of NevAEYC serves individuals working in early childhood education in the Reno/Sparks and surrounding areas.  They sponsor educational events, advocacy activities, special events such as the annual ECE Awards Night, and have regular membership meetings.

Reno Chapter Board

  • President: LeAn Shelton
  • Treasurer:  Kayelynn Ogden
  • Secretary: Nina McCartney

Open Board Positions

The Reno Chapter Board is always seeking nominations to fill open positions or future positions. Nominees should be current or potential members who are passionate about children and family issues in Nevada and must be able to commit the time necessary to achieve progress on our organizational goals and mission. Elections will be held in November with new members beginning a 2-year term in January. For more information on current open Board positions and the nomination process, please contact us.

Open Positions: Nomination Chair/Membership Chair, Accreditation Chair, Educational Development Chair

Reno Chapter Events

Coming soon!


Reno Chapter Leadership Academy

Inspiration, Reflection, Direction, Action

The purpose of this academy is to help early childhood professionals develop their leadership skills and take on more of a leadership role in the Early Childhood Community. The Leadership Academy requires a 10 month commitment from participating emerging leaders. Please contact Kayelynn Ogden for more information.