Board of Directors

Brittany Collins

Brittany Collins

Executive Director; Betty and Davis Fitzgerald Foundation

EDUCATION: Spelman College (BA Psychology), Georgia State University College of Education (MA Early Childhood Education)

Brittany Collins serves as the Founding Director of PAACT, an alliance of public and private partners collaborating to improve outcomes for Atlanta's youngest children, led by the Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students (GEEARS). She's responsible for building backbone functions, including leading an advisory board, developing cross-sector partnerships, raising private and public funds, and measuring and communicating impact to a broad group of stakeholders.


    • President/CEO
      Davida Morgan Washington 


    • Operations and Registration Coordinator
       Simone Escho 

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    • Operations Coordinator and Executive Assistant
       Lina Ho 

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    • Volunteer Engagement Manager
      Michelle Maddox 

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    • Volunteer Coordinator (SW Georgia)
      Edwina Turner 

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    • Administrative Assistant Publications
      Olivia Ramfos 

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    • Database Management
      Glenda Cofer 

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    • Community Engagement Coordinator (Atlanta, GA)/Grants Coordinator
      Jervonia Melton 

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