Vice President of Education and Development
Rachel Robertson has been in the education field for over twenty years. She holds a B.S. in Family Social Science and an M.A. in Human Development with an emphasis in learning across the lifespan. She is currently the Vice President of Education and Development for Bright Horizons Family Solutions. In her role, with an Education & Development department of over 40 members, she supervises the education and curriculum programs for 700 early care and education centers and the professional development for the over 18,000 educators and learning leaders. She is also an author of numerous articles and books including a deployment series for military families (Elva Resa); Healthy Children, Healthy Lives (Redleaf Press); and children’s books (Redleaf Lane).
She has been identified by Early Childhood Exchange as a leader in the field, she is a member of the Exchange Research to Practice committee, and the HeadStarter Network. The department has won numerous training awards under Rachel’s supervision, including recognition as a Top 125 Training by Training magazine organization in 2016 and 2017.