Cindy Metz has been involved with Exceptional Student Education at many grade levels over the past 15 years. Knowing the power of Early Intervention, Cindy has dedicated most her teaching career to our youngest learners. She has her Masters in Special Education (Severe and Profound Disabilities) and is endorsed in Autism Spectrum Disorder and Pre-school disabilities. Her current position is Director of Curriculum and Instruction for UCP’s Pre-K and below programs. Her duties include providing professional development for the agency, mentoring new teachers, supporting current teachers and providing other administrator support as needed. Cindy is on the Early Learning Coalition of Orange County’s Board of Directors and the YMCA’s Early Learning sub-committee.