No Kid Hungry Florida
Sky Beard says she’s honored to lead a dedicated team at No Kid Hungry Florida, who are focused on such an important mission. A campaign of Share Our Strength, No Kid Hungry works with school districts, community organizations and a wide variety of partners to increase participation in federally funded school nutrition programs, afterschool and summer meal programs, as well as advocating for initiatives that feed hungry kids.
Prior to her position as director of No Kid Hungry, Sky served as the executive director of the Early Learning Coalition of Brevard, Florida. For 12 years, she was involved in all aspects of early childhood education and supported the community’s work that prepared children for kindergarten. In addition, Sky served as a Florida trainer for the national child abuse prevention program, Healthy Families.
In addition, she has managed programs focusing on access to prenatal care as well as programs focused on enhancing parent-child interaction and early identification of developmental delays in children. Sky is a strong advocate for ensuring that all children have an opportunity to benefit from existing services as well as championing additional programs when gaps in services are identified.
A Florida native, Sky is supported by her husband and two fantastic children.
For more information about this dedicated organization, go to www.nokidhungry.org