By Tim Kowols
Northern Door Children’s Center Executive Director Cindy Trinkner-Peot has been honored with an outstanding service award from two state early childhood education organizations. The Wisconsin Division for Early Childhood and the Wisconsin Early Childhood Association honored Trinkner-Peot with the recognition for her career-spanning impact on young children’s education. Trinkner-Peot credits the team atmosphere at the Northern Door Children’s Center and the community for the honor.
Accomplishments include instituting the Infant/Toddler looping program, organizing scholarships to help low-income families, and developing cutting edge programming for preschool and kindergarten-aged children. Trinkner-Peot has been the executive director for Northern Door Children’s Center for the last 16 years.