Maricruz has worked at Community Action Marin for the last 12 years, where she spent 11 of those years in a teaching capacity with children ranging from ages 2 years old to 13 years old in the Child Development Program. As the Workforce Manager & Early Childhood Education Community Workforce Project Coordinator, she supports an entering workforce for the early childhood education field addressing the dire shortage of teachers. Maricruz holds a Bachelor Degree in Arts in Human Development with a concentration in Early Childhood Education and Development from Pacific Oaks College. She has developed a passion for providing quality services for children and families and for supporting the workforce to make it possible.

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