Lorrey Arial Bonilla, OCT, B.A (Hons) Child Studies, B.Ed.
Lorrey is a community-engaged leader with over 25 years’ experience working in the not for profit sector. She is deeply committed to developing strong, collaborative partnerships and has dedicated her life’s work to advancing the early learning and child care profession. Herexperiences have included; leadership development, project management, marketing and communications, volunteer and staff development and strategic planning. Lorrey is the Executive Director of the Early Childhood Community Development Centre (ECCDC), a charitable organization offering training, resources and mentoring services to educators across Ontario. Lorrey is a member of the Ontario College of Teachers, the North American Reggio Emilia Alliance, the National Association for the Education of Young Children and the Association of Early Childhood Educators of Ontario. She proudly serves on a variety ofAdvisory Committees and Boards in Niagara and is very honoured to be joining the Board of Directors of the Ontario Reggio Association. In her spare time Lorrey is an avid traveler and is a passionate advocate for animals.