Aaron McMahan

Early Learning and K-12 Policy Manager Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children

My mission is to become a stronger leader in advocating for high-quality early learning experiences and to more effectively convey its positive impact on all children, especially those who are most at-risk.

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Diane Michel                                 Tamula Ferguson

                         Division Chief           Human Services Program Specialist Supervisor

+ Employment History

July 2016

Early Learning and K-12 Policy Manager

Pennsylvania Parternships for Children
Harrisburg, PA

August 2011

Executive Budget Specialist I and II

Division of Education, Governor's Budget Office
Harrisburg, PA

March 2011

Graduate Intern

Governor's Office of the Budget
Harrisburg, PA

May 2009

Undergraduate Research Intern

Legislative Office for Research Liaison
Harrisburg, PA


Masters of Public Administration

Shippensburg University Harrisburg PA


B.S., Public Administration

Shippensburg University Shippensburg, PA

The OCDEL Policy Fellowship is the perfect opportunity to elevate my understanding of how OCDEL interacts with families, providers, and other constituencies across the commonwealth.