Director of Programs and Strategy
Monica Yudron is the Director of Programs and Strategy at the Zaentz Early Education Initiative. Dr. Yudron leads the Initiative’s portfolio of programs, engages in ongoing strategic planning with partners within and outside of Harvard, and supports team members in accomplishing the excellent work they do on a daily basis. Prior to joining the Zaentz Early Education Initiative, Dr. Yudron was an assistant professor in the Early Education and Care program at the University of Massachusetts Boston. Her research interests center on understanding the organizational and adult contributions to classroom environments with the overarching goal of improving those environments for all children.