Sylvie Hsiao-Yi Fan

Assistant Director

Sylvie Hsiao-Yi Fan was born and raised in Taiwan. After receiving her BA in English, she attended NYU for her master’s degree in Non-profit Organization Management and Policy.
Her early career evolved through a love of the performing arts, in which she worked with various non-profit arts organizations over 10 years. While researching quality education options for her daughter, Sylvie developed a strong interest in Early Childhood Education and became a true believer in the strength of progressive education. She joined Bank Street Head Start in 2012 as a parent and, over the years, her roles have diversified through Policy Counsel, Family Worker, Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistant, and, currently, Assistant Director.