Programs - Northwest
Urania (Ury) Vergara joined The Children’s Trust in September 2008. She brought with her extensive experience in government procurement, and contract management of state and local programs serving children and families in Florida. Prior to joining The Trust Ms. Vergara worked as a contract manager for the Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe and served as a community based care contract manager for the Florida Department of Children & Families, District 11 (Miami-Dade and Monroe counties).
Kathleen joined The Trust in November 2005. She served previously as the Director of Healthy Families Broward (HFB). Prior to HFB, Ms. Dexter was employed at Children's Home Society, Intercoastal Division (Broward) for 27 years; her last position with the agency was as Director of Program Operations.
Ms. Dexter is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with extensive experience in the design, implementation and monitoring of programs in the areas of child and family services, prevention and early intervention, maternal and child health, and developmental disabilities.