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Connie M. Montgomery, Ph.D.

Upon completing her Doctorate of Philosophy at The Ohio State University (2009), Connie initiated a weekly home visitation program for five Hispanic families of preschoolers in Desert Hot Springs, CA.
On July 10, 2015, Connie Montgomery earned the Certificate in Nonprofit Management from UC Riverside.
Dr. Connie Montgomery is a part time faculty member at California State University San Bernardino, Palm Desert Campus.
In September 2011, Connie and her husband, Bruce, were honored as Citizens of the Year.
In May 2011, Connie was the recipient of the Bilingual Educators Succeeding Together (BEST) Certificate of Recognition Award presented by the California Association for Bilingual Education (CABE).
On April 3, 2014, Connie was the recipient of the Executive Director of the Year Award, presented by the Desert Community Foundation.
Connie’s experience as a classroom teacher and reading specialist, with emphasis on emergent reading and writing, informs her work.