Dana VelaPresident, Sunrise Schools and Tots Unlimited
Vela, a 31- year veteran of child care, helps operates 25 schools
in Arizona that serve more than 4,000 children.

Greatest accomplishment: “I think I have held every single job available in the company over the years. Those experiences … are why I am uniquely qualified to lead Sunrise Preschools.”

Surprising fact: “I have absolutely zero ability in all areas of arts and crafts and I am often embarrassed by it.”

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