CCALA News & Events

Congratulations to Fiona Stewart for Making her Mark!

The Child Care Alliance of Los Angeles (CCALA) would like to acknowledge our very own Fiona Stewart, Program Director, whose book, “Building Together: Collaborative Leadership in Early Childhood Systems” has been published by Redleaf Press. We are so proud and wish her continued success!

“Building Together is a journey focused on the leadership necessary for today’s early childhood education system building. This book provides a road map to what effective leaders do, how they do it, and the leadership necessary to work towards collaborative systems level change” (Redleaf Press). The book includes examples of collaborative work of CCALA and others across the early childhood field.

Visit the Redleaf Press website to learn more – Building Together –

About Fiona: Fiona has worked as a teacher and director in early childhood programs, a college instructor, grant administrator, program director and consultant and trainer. She is currently the Program Director of the Child Care Alliance of Los Angeles, a network partnership of the child care resource and referral, and alternative payment agencies across the county. She oversees county-wide collaborative programs, including the Gateways for Early Educators™ professional development system and the California Early Care & Education Workforce Registry. Fiona holds a Bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and Master’s from Pacific Oaks College and was recognized as a Master Leader from the Exchange Leadership Initiative (Redleaf Press).