Children’s Choice Learning Centers is excited to announce the addition of Bernadette Fusaro to our corporate team as Director of Choice4Care® Backup Care. Ms. Fusaro has over 20 years of experience in the work/life field. She began her business career at Merrill Lynch where she was Vice President of Global Work/Life Strategies. In that position, Bernadette was responsible for all work/life programs offered to employees including an on-site child care center in Hopewell, NJ and nationwide backup care program for children, adults, and elders. Through her efforts, Merrill Lynch was the first Wall Street Company to be recognized by Working Mother magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies for Working Mothers in 1996.
After leaving Merrill Lynch in 2003, Bernadette continued in the work/life field as a Senior Account Manager for Work Options Group where she specialized in backup care programs for leading corporations. She continued in this role when Bright Horizons acquired Work Options Group in 2009. Her extensive experience on both the corporate and vendor side gives her a unique understanding of what employers need in a quality backup care program.
Prior to her business career, Bernadette was an early childhood educator in New York City for 5 years. She has her Master’s Degree in Education from Fordham University.
Bernadette’s current role is the Director of Choice4Care® Backup Care at Children’s Choice Learning Centers where she is responsible for all aspects of this unique program.
About Children’s Choice Learning Centers, Inc.®
Children’s Choice Learning Centers, Inc.® www.ChildrensChoice.com is the nations premier corporate-sponsored child care, early education and Choice4Care® backup care provider. Children’s Choice serves clients across the United States with programs including child care, early education and backup care for children and adults/elders.