Jenna Pettinicchi

Regional Quality Improvement Coordinator

Mid-Hudson & Long Island

Jenna Pettinicchi holds masters degrees in Early Childhood Education from Dominican University and Early Childhood Leadership from Bank Street College of Education. She has worked in the early childhood field and on behalf of children and families in a number of roles over the course of her career, including teacher, master teacher, assistant director, program director, and coach. She has experience in Head Start, Early Head Start, Universal Pre-K, and child care programs, as well as child advocacy and policy. Prior to joining QUALITYstarsNY as a Regional Quality Improvement Coordinator, Jenna served as the Assistant Director of the Early Childhood Leadership Initiative at the New York Early Childhood Professional Development Institute.