Director of Healthy Start
Felicia joins Martha’s Table as the Director of Healthy Start and is responsible for the annual outcomes for the early education program and out-of-school times where she measures the performance of the programs and its staff. Felicia is committed to sustaining high-quality early learning environments for all children by focusing on the needs of the whole child. Prior to beginning her work at Martha’s Table, Felicia led the Judy Center at Arlington in Baltimore City where she worked with a team that served children ages 0-5 and their families through strategic city-wide partnerships with the ultimate goal of achieving school readiness. Prior to working with the Judy Center in Baltimore, Felicia worked as a special educator in Montgomery County Public Schools and a Senior Manager of Family and Community Engagement at the DC Promise Neighborhood Initiative in Ward 7.
Felicia is an early learning consultant for the Maryland State Department of Education and a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Felicia holds a Bachelor of Science in Family Science and a minor in Public Health from the University of Maryland, College Park and a Master of Science in Special Education, Mild – Moderate Disabilities from Johns Hopkins University. She is currently an urban education doctoral candidate at Johns Hopkins University.