Center on the Developing Child

Corey Zimmerman

As Director of Policy and Scaling Strategies, Corey Zimmerman provides strategic leadership to our efforts to support ventures, programs, and systems to reach impact at scale for children and families facing adversity. In this role, she integrates knowledge from social entrepreneurship, the science of early childhood, and impact measurement to accelerate the growth rate of teams. Corey brings to this work extensive experience shaping social policy on behalf of young children and families from her prior work at United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley, the MA Dept. of Early Education and Care, and at Nurtury, Inc. Corey holds an Ed.M. in Human Development and Psychology from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and a B.A. in Public Policy Analysis from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.