Jennifer Kenealy has been working in early childhood education for ten years and is thrilled to begin her first role as Director with Imagine! She graduated from NYU with a dual degree in Early Childhood Education and Special Education and taught as a head teacher in both the River School and the West Side YMCA Co-op School. She worked with special-needs students as a SEIT while completing her MA from Hunter College in Educational Psychology. At Imagine, she uses her special education experience and knowledge of child development to support other centers as the Special Development Coordinator. She continues to view education from various perspectives as she works at Hunter College conducting research in an Early Intervention protocol and teaching graduate students. Jennifer is passionate about finding the unique strengths each student, teacher, and family possesses and working collaboratively for creative solutions!