Partner Contacts

ECE PDO Leadership

PDO: (717) 477-1899

    Statewide Director
  • Liz Knouse [javascript protected email address]     (717) 422-6328

  • Assistant Director
  • Autumn Alleman [javascript protected email address]

  • Fiscal Coordinator
  • Kari Delp [javascript protected email address]

Contact an ECE PDO Regional Manager

What help can a Regional Manager offer?

Regional Managers are the go-to administrative points of contact for all ECE PDO educational partners and programs.

    Northeast Region
  • Lane Coyle-Coburn [javascript protected email address]

  • Southwest Region
  • Autumn Alleman [javascript protected email address]

  • Central & Northeast Regions
  • Kim Luxenberger [javascript protected email address]

  • Northwest Region
  • Sheri Kurczewski Northwest Program Coordinator Sheri Kurczewski [javascript protected email address]

Student Contacts

Contact an ECE PDO Professional Development Coordinator

What help can a Professional Development Coordinator offer?

Our Professional Development Coordinators are valuable go-to resources who can help early childhood professionals to:

  • Apply for PDO funding assistance (to help you secure no-cost/low-cost tuition and supports).
  • Find the school or program that best matches your needs to advance your professional development goals.
  • Find the school or program that best matches your needs to advance your professional development goals.
  • Enroll in classes.
  • Take advantage of other resources, such as free tutoring, success coaching, and more!

Contact an ECE PDO Workforce Coordinator

What help can Workforce Coordinators offer?

Workforce Coordinators can facilitate an ideal earn-while-you-learn opportunity involving early childhood professionals and their employers.
See more information here.

Contact an ECE PDO Success Coach

What help can Success Coaches offer?

Success Coaches are being piloted as a new support offering to students in several Pennsylvania counties in hopes of expansion based on demand. Success Coaches can offer valuable mentorship on time management, study skills, career planning, and beyond. (Note: Success Coaches are not course tutors; PDO-sponsored students should visit for free tutoring help.)

Contact a Success Coach: [email protected]