About Us

Directors As Leaders (DAL) is a community collaboration of stakeholders who are committed to supporting early childhood leaders in WNY. 

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Our Mission:
To increase the quality of early childhood programs by cultivating, mentoring, and supporting the diverse population of early childhood leaders in Western New York.

Our Vision:
High-quality leadership in all early childhood programs.

Our Advisory Committee:
Our committee includes stakeholders from the following agencies. We appreciate their generous sharing of both time and talent.