Alice Lybarger is the Director of Modoc County Office of Education Early Head Start Program in Alturas and Tulelake. She has over 30 years of experience working in the Early Childhood Education field as Preschool Teacher, Child Care Administrator, Early Intervention Teacher, and Director. Mrs. Lybarger worked with Modoc Child Care Council, and the Modoc County Office of Education Infant/Preschool Special Education Program before joining the Early Head Start Program in 2000 as the Assistant Director. She is a member of several professional organizations that promote early childhood education and services to children 0-5 including the National Association for the Education of Young Children, Zero to Three, California, Regional and National Head Start Associations and the Infant Development Association. Mrs. Lybarger has two children and has been a member of the First 5 Modoc Commission since it's inception in 1999.