Alecia Gardner (she/her/hers)
Project Manager
Region 16 Comprehensive Center
Alecia M. Gardner is a lifelong learner and dedicated educator with a rich tapestry of experience in both formal education and community service. Holding a Bachelor of Science in Education, a Master of Arts in Teaching, and a Master of Education in Leadership, she has honed her expertise in empowering others through knowledge. Alecia's career journey has encompassed diverse roles, from teaching preschoolers to graduate-level students across the United States to serving as an education and leadership consultant, where she facilitates professional development and provides guidance to organizations in various industries. Beyond her professional pursuits, Alecia is a devoted child of God and a follower of Christ, serving her community and church in various leadership roles. Her commitment to loving others through education is deeply rooted in her faith. Her multifaceted journey reflects her unwavering dedication to empowering individuals to discover their true potential and make a positive impact in the world. Alecia loves spending time with her husband and high school sweetheart, Gavin. Together they have been blessed with amazing kids; Lilyan, Evelyn and Connor, and Nehemiah and Maisi, who are expecting baby Alistair very soon. The joy of her life is seeing her own children grow and care for others.