Jeannette Garcia is the family worker at Bank Street Head Start. She started working at Bank Street in 2014 as an assistant teacher and then moved into the family worker position. Prior to joining Bank Street, she was a head teacher at Red Apple Preschool from 2005-14, where she taught children from 3-4 years old. While working at Red Apple Preschool, she was able to teach a reading class and a gifted and talented class for several years. Jeannette received her associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education from Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) and her bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts/Human Services from The City College of New York.