Program Assistant I
As a Program Assistant for the Regional Educational Laboratory West (REL West), Ryanne Holbrook oversees quality assurance for all of REL West's program deliverables, tracks project timelines, and provides programmatic support to the team.
Prior to joining WestEd in 2015, Holbrook served as Program Associate for the California Child Care Resource & Referral Network in San Francisco. There, she coordinated administrative and program functions for TrustLine, California Department of Social Services' (CDSS) criminal background check for license-exempt child care providers. She acted as a technical liaison between CDSS and CalWORKS subsidy programs, other alternative payment programs, nanny agencies, corporations, private families, and child care providers using TrustLine. She also worked on various technological, communication, and event planning projects during her time with the Network.
Her further experience in the nonprofit sector includes work as Human Resources Assistant for Freedom from Hunger, a microfinance agency based in Davis, California, that provides credit with education to women and families in developing nations across the globe.
Holbrook received a BA in English with a minor in Communication from the University of California, Davis.