Jessica Mihaly is the Founding Director of Menlo Park City School District’s Early Learning Center, scheduled to open in August 2018. Prior to joining MPCSD, she served as Initiative Officer for The Big Lift and Social Innovation Fund at Silicon Valley Community Foundation. She has served as a Senior Program Associate with WestEd’s E3 Institute and as Program Officer for Preschool for All and School Readiness for First 5 San Mateo County. She has also been adjunct faculty of child development at Cañada College, Skyline College and City College of San Francisco. Jessica holds a master’s degree in early childhood education and a multiple subjects teaching credential from Mills College in Oakland.