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This profile was last updated on 11/19/15  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

State Services Director

Email: g***@***.org
Local Address:  Arlington , Virginia , United States
BUILD Initiative
89 South Street, Suite 700
Boston , Massachusetts 02111
United States


Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Director
    Smart Start


  • B.A. , history
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Web References
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Gerry Cobb Director (919) 821-7999
Our Team - About Us - BUILD Initiative, 3 July 2015 [cached]
Gerry Cobb, Director of State Services
Gerry Cobb, state services director of the BUILD Initiative Director of State Services contact form
Gerry Cobb is the director of state services for the BUILD Initiative. She supports state leaders in the design and development of effective early childhood systems, designs learning community activities and heads-up the BUILD Initiative National Meeting. In addition, Gerry led our quality rating and improvement systems work during her first year with the BUILD Initiative.
Gerry came to BUILD from the Smart Start National Technical Assistance Center, where she served as director. Gerry conceived, developed, implemented and directed the center and its programs and secured more than $6 million in funding. The center assisted communities and states in the development, implementation and integration of comprehensive, community-based early childhood systems.
While directing the center, Gerry also directed the SPARK Initiative, a $5 million grant program funded by the Kellogg Foundation, led the development of a set of school readiness indicators for North Carolina and directed the annual National Smart Start Conference which annually drew 2000+ attendees. She also assisted with the Smart Start legislative advocacy efforts, drawing on her experience as a legislative assistant to a U.S. congresswoman.
Gerry earlier served as Smart Start's development director, as executive director of the American Council of Young Political Leaders and as an international program coordinator at the Asia Foundation. She brings a broad array of experience in nonprofit management and political advocacy to her BUILD work.
Gerry has a B.A. in history from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The North Carolina Partnership for Children, Inc. - Smart Start :: Contact Information, 30 Dec 2009 [cached]
Gerry Cobb, National Technical Assistance Center Director
BUILD Initiative Blog, 3 July 2015 [cached]
Gerry Cobb, Director BUILD Initiative State Services
What’s New - Learning Community - Our Work - BUILD Initiative, 3 July 2015 [cached]
In her blog post The K-3 Formative Assessment Consortium, BUILD State Services Director Gerry Cobb writes about North Carolina's visionary approach to kindergarten entry assessment.
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