Siobhan Bredin, senior manager and advanced technical assistance specialist, brings deep expertise in continuous quality improvement, product development, strategic dissemination, and information architecture design. Drawing on her extensive knowledge of collaborative technical assistance, she develops and sustains communities of practice that build and strengthen capacity for systems change.
As the director of training and technical assistance for the National Center on Afterschool and Summer Enrichment, Bredin leads a team that supports states, territories, and tribes in implementing the Child Care and Development Fund. As product manager for online learning for the National Center on Program Management and Fiscal Operations, she advanced goals to strengthen Head Start programs and achieve positive outcomes for children and families.
Bredin served as co-principal investigator and project director of the National Science Foundation–funded Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers Learning Resource Center. Earlier in her career, she worked as a training specialist and product manager for technology companies and as an early childhood teacher.
She received her BA in Psychology from Wellesley College and EdM from Lesley University.