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Jennifer Gentile

BrightStars Navigator — ext. 310

A lifelong Rhode Islander, Jen has many years of experience in the field of early childhood education in our state. Most of Jen's previous experience has been in the classroom setting where she was a Lead Preschool Teacher for over a decade.  In her most recent role prior to joining RIAEYC/BrightStars, Jen was the Assistant Director of a private early learning center.  Jen is certified in the Rhode Island Early Learning and Development Standards (RIELDS) and she holds a B.A. degree from Rhode Island College as well as an M.A. from Salve Regina University.