Program & Operations Leaders

Rashanda L. Jenkins

Rashanda Jenkins joined the Campagna Center as the Program Director for the Alexandria Family Child Care Partnership Project.  With over 10 years of experience working in Early Childhood, Ms. Jenkins has spent the vast majority of her career in Early Head Start and Head Start Programs in Northern Virginia.  Ms. Jenkins has served in a variety of roles that include an Early Head Start Home-based Supervisor, Regional Health & Nutritional Coordinator and worked as the State Health Advisory Chairperson for the Virginia Head Start Association (VAHSA) for over 3 years.  Ms. Jenkins also serves on the Virginia Head Start Association Board of Directors as the Northeast Region Director Chairperson.  Ms. Jenkins earned a Master’s degree in Social Work from the prestigious Howard University in Washington, D.C. and a Bachelor’s of Social Work from Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Ms. Jenkins is also a graduate of the UCLA Johnson & Johnson Head Start Management Fellows Program c/o 2013.   Ms. Jenkins currently resides in Arlington, VA with her family and enjoys weekend road trips and trips to local vineyards.