Welcome To CCR&R

The CCR&R Team provides resources and support to child care educators, families, as well as home and center child care facilities across the state of Tennessee.

OUR TEAM

Heather Hicks
Director of the TN Child Care Resource & Referral Network

Heather Hicks

Serves statewide.

Karen Wright
Deputy Director of Specialty Programs

Karen Wright

Serves statewide.

Precious Newbell
Deputy Director of Professional Development

Precious Newbell

Serves statewide.

Sherry Harpole
Deputy Director of Quality Assurance

Sherry Harpole

Serves statewide.

Bettina Jones
Health, Safety, & Well-being Coordinator

Bettina Jones

Serves statewide.

Candace Hansen
Small Business Support Coordinator

Candace Hansen

Serves statewide.

Emily Smith
Family Engagement Coordinator

Emily Smith

Serves Statewide.

Sarah Moore
Inclusion Coordinator

Sarah Moore

Serves statewide.

Amber Freeman
Professional Development Specialist

Amber Freeman

Johnican Coleman
Professional Development Specialist

Johnican Coleman

Denise Readus
Data Entry Administrator

Denise Readus

Serves statewide.

Terri McCall
Training & Registration Specialist

Terri McCall

Serves statewide.

Wesley Mayes
Marketing & Public Relations Strategist

Wesley Mayes

Serves statewide.