Early Childhood Director
Amy Meek joined the Kansas Children’s Cabinet and Trust Fund in May 2015. Before joining the Cabinet, she spent six years at Community Action, Inc. in Topeka, first as the Early Childhood Education Coordinator and finally as the Director of Head Start and Early Head Start. She fostered collaborative partnerships with school districts and community entities in order to provide high-quality integrated services to at-risk children and families in Shawnee County. She has experience in program management, grant writing, policy development, and compliance with local, state and federal regulation. She also participated in local and state early childhood leadership groups promoting comprehensive services for children 0-5.
Prior to joining Community Action, Inc., Meek worked as an administrator for a hospital child care center and also worked in the pediatric and orthodontic dental field. She holds a BA in Human Development and Family Life with an emphasis in Early Childhood Education from the University of Kansas.
Other Cabinet Staff
Melissa Rooker, Executive Director
Dyogga Adegbore, Program Consultant