Kelly Schaffer

Kelly Schaffer has written and contributed to successful, multi-million federal grant applications, including Delaware’s $50 million application to Department of Education for Race to the Top-ELC funding and Nemours’ $20 million application to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to support healthy environments in early childhood settings. In Massachusetts, Kelly managed and provided oversight to the $8 million statewide Universal Pre-Kindergarten grant and the $1 million statewide mental health consultation grant. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Newark Day Nursery and Children’s Center and currently serves on the governance committee. In 2012, Kelly received The Assistant Secretary’s ACF Honor Award – Partnering for HHS Excellence Award from the US Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families.