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Gerrit Westervelt

By Hortense M. Barber — September 21, 2006 1 min read

Gerrit Westervelt has been named the executive director of Build Initiative, a privately funded organization that works with states to improve early-childhood education. Mr. Westervelt, 42, was formerly the president of Qualistar Early Learning, a Denver-based nonprofit organization that promotes high-quality child care and early-childhood education.

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