Nikki Leonard

Nikki Leonard

Certifications/Licensure/Professional Associations

NC Institute for Child Development Professionals: Early Care and Education Professional- Level 11
NC Institute for Child Development Professionals: School Age Professional- Level 12
Joco AEYC/NC-AEYC/ National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Member
State of North Carolina Licensed Teacher- Standard Professional II
Certified Early Intervention Specialist
EESLPD (Early Educator Support, Licensure and Professional Development) Mentor and Evaluator


M.Ed. Early Childhood Education - American International College
B.A. Sociology- Concentrations: Clinical Sociology; Family and Relationships; Criminal and Juvenile Justice Ithaca College 

Professional Experience

Kindergarten Teacher
Infant/Toddler Teacher
Early Intervention Specialist
B-K Coordinator, Barton College
Continuing Education Coordinator
NC Pre-K Mentor and Evaluator
Early Childhood Instructor 


Joco AEYC Board Member 

Contact information

Nikki Leonard
Continuing Education Coordinator 
(919) 209-2513