Patsy Rethore-Larson’s career in Early Childhood Education and Family Services spans over 30 years. Her experience and background include classroom teaching, educator training/ coaching, antibias education, culturally responsive family engagement, early childhood mental health, supporting children with challenging behaviors, and overseeing programs for families experiencing homelessness and complex trauma. Patsy holds a Master’s Degree in Education, and is an ACEs trainer with the Arizona ACEs Consortium. Patsy currently works at the AZ Dept. of Education in the Early Childhood Education unit.