Administration

Patti Boyd

Executive Director, Regional Office
307.733.1616 | pboyd@learningcenterwy.org

Originally from Ohio, Patti Boyd is a longtime resident of Jackson Hole, living in the valley for over 30 years.  Prior to becoming the executive director of Children’s Learning Center in October 2011, Patti has been an active member of the business and non-profit community in Jackson Hole.  She has served as the Assistant Director and Development Officer for the National Museum of Wildlife Art, Founder and Director of the National Arts in the Parks program, Development Consultant for Teton Science Schools, Assistant Headmaster for Advancement, Rabun Gap School, real estate associate, and children’s book illustrator.  Patti currently serves on the boards of Teton Raptor Center and St. John’s Episcopal Church and is a member of the JH Rotary Club. She is a graduate of Ohio State University in Fine Arts and has one daughter and five grandchildren who live in Salt Lake City.

Miriam Morillon

Finance Director, Regional Office
307.733.1616 | mmorillon@learningcenterwy.org

Miriam has been working with Children’s Learning Center for more than 10 years. She holds a B.S. in Accounting from the National Autonomous University of Mexico. She is married to Roney and has two children, Roney and Valeria. Miriam volunteers for the Latino Resource Center and El Puente. She loves working out and enjoys all of the outdoor activities Jackson Hole has to offer.

Abby O’Neill

Facilities and Operations Director, Regional Office
307.733.1616 | aoneill@learningcenterwy.org

Abby is a southeast Idaho native, though spent over a decade in the San Francisco Bay Area where she studied early childhood development and started her career in early childhood education. With over six years of experience in the classroom working as a preschool teacher, and another six years working with a non profit overseeing the early childhood department she is excited to be a part of the Children’s Learning Center, and to be back in her stomping grounds. Abby resides in Teton Valley, ID with her husband and in her free time she enjoys cooking and exploring the great outdoors.

Davey Hough

Director of Special Education, Teton and Sublette Counties
307.733.3791 | dhough@learningcenterwy.org

Davey has been the Special Education Director for The Learning Center for over 35 years. This department provides developmental screenings, appropriate therapy and a host of community education programs. Davey holds an M.A. in Early Childhood Special Education and a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and Speech/Language Pathology. He is a native of Wyoming.

Leticia Liera

Director of Early Head Start & Head Start, Mercill Campus
307.733.1616 | lliera@learningcenterwy.org

Leticia Liera graduated from the National Institute of Human Communication in Mexico City with a major in Special Education. Prior to moving to Jackson she interned at the National Hospital of Neurology and worked in private practice for five years as a cognitive therapist. Lety researched the importance of movement and play as part of School Readiness and in 1998 received a first place National Award from the Mexican Department of Education for work on this field. She has worked for Children’s Learning Center since 2001. In 2015 the Office of Head Start invited her to coach new Directors. She found her second calling in working with other organizations and promoting organizational effectiveness. She has volunteered for several organizations that are of special significance to her including College Bound Latinas, First in Family Scholarship and the Wyoming Humanities Council.

Nicole Philbin

Director of Teton County Early Childhood Care and Education, Mercill Campus and Rafter J Campus
307.733.5346 | nphilbin@learningcenterwy.org

I have worked with children for 9 years and have been at Head Start for 3 years.  I am from Jackson and now I live in Victor.  I studied Elementary Education and I have experience working in special education and working with children with challenging behaviors.  I have my Bachelor’s degree from Middlebury College and am currently working on my CDA.  I love making a difference in children’s lives and helping them succeed in school as well as their day-to-day life.

He trabajado con niños por 9 años y he estado trabajando en Head Start por 3 años. Soy de Jackson y estoy viviendo en Victor.  Estudie en la Universidad para Maestra de Educación Primaria y tengo experiencia en educación especial y con niños de comportamiento desafiante.  Tengo una licenciatura de la Universidad de Middlebury.  Actualmente estoy trabajando en mi CDA.  Amo hacer una diferencia en las vidas de los niños y ayudar los a triunfar en la escuela como también en su vida diaria.