Gina DeFreece, M.A.

Early Learning Connection-Coach Consultant
Southeast Region ESUs 4, 5, 6, 18
Gina currently works as an Early Learning Connection Coach Consultant to engage coaches as individual learners while supporting those working in various Coach initiatives across Nebraska. She holds as MA degree and has 30+ years of experience working in early childhood. Gina is passionate about motivating and inspiring people who work with young children and families as well as the many diverse professionals in the field of Early Childhood Education. She has provided education and training for the Nebraska Department of Education, Step up to Quality, Sixpence, Head Start, public and private school districts, center-based child care programs, family child care providers, director's associations, Educational Service Units, and state/regional conferences and retreats.