Child Development Specialist
817.831.2111, ext. 163
Jeanna Bassett is a child development specialist at Camp Fire First Texas. Her responsibilities include mentoring early childhood teachers and helping them to develop their strengths and abilities when working with young children. Jeanna has been with Camp Fire since January 2014.
In her role as a child development specialist, Jeanna has learned that children see the world as a new place every day. She loves to interact with children as they explore and play and enjoys being able to watch a child’s eyes light up when they learn something new
After working in the corporate world for two years, Jeanna moved her focus to child care. She has over eight years of child care experience and has worked an early intervention specialist with ECI, taught preschool and served as a development specialist.
Jeanna holds a master’s degree in early childhood development and disorders from the University of Texas at Dallas. She is also certified in baby sign language.