Andrea Burl has 11 years of experience in the social services field with more than 7 years in the early childhood. During her time in the early childhood field, she has served as a Licensing Specialist and Licensing Consultant for child care licensing and Internal Operations Senior Manager. She currently serves as the Program Manager over the field staff of the Division of Licensing at the Louisiana Department of Education where she ensures licensed child care centers receive licenses and In-Home and Family Day Home are registered to provide care. Andrea provides ongoing professional training to the child care licensing staff to ensure consistency in employee performance. She also provides training to child care providers, to aid in their professional development. She has presented on early childhood topics at several local and state conferences.