Debbie Boileve is beginning her thirteenth year as Executive Director of Cherry Preschool. Prior to that, Debbie taught in the Yellow Room since Cherry Preschool was founded in 1992, and was a member of the Cherry Preschool Founding Board. Before becoming Director, Debbie was the curriculum coordinator for the preschool. She has mentored the staff through multiple reaccreditations by the Academy of the National Association for the Education of Young Children. Debbie has a degree in early childhood and elementary education and has worked professionally with young children for over 30 years. In 2009, Debbie was awarded a Level II Illinois Director’s Credential and was chair of the Evanston Early Childhood Directors’ Council. Debbie is the parent of two adult children and proud grandmother of twins.