Tammy McCormick Ferguson, ECE, BA, has been a leader in early learning and care for the past 27 years. She was the founding executive director of the Early Childhood Community Development Centre, leading its growth and development for 20 years. She codeveloped Partners in Practice Canadian Mentoring model, and codeveloped and led Mentoring Pairs for Child Care. She has also codeveloped a framework that defines the role of owners and boards in child care and has been involved in various other initiatives to advance child care in Canada. In 2012 she was awarded the Canadian Child Care Federation’s National Award of Excellence. Email: htpd2@hotmail.com

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Glory Ressler, Gillian Doherty, Tammy Ferguson and Jonathan Lomotey