Deanna Kropf, MS, DS

Program Manager

Early Learning Program & Early Intervention

(614) 685-3191


Deanna Kropf, MS has over 25 years’ experience working with young children, families and programs providing quality early care and education in many different roles including early childhood teacher, administrator, trainer, coach and technical assistant. Deanna currently is the Program Manager of The Ohio State University Nisonger Early Learning Program.  OSU Nisonger Early Learning Program serves children age infants to 5 years in a fully inclusive setting, providing Part C and B intervention services.  She has served on various boards including, CAEYC and Ohio DEC.  In addition, Deanna has provided trainings on Ohio’s Early Learning Developmental Standards, Infant and Toddler Guidelines, CDA coursework and at State (OAEYC) conferences. She has worked with local child care centers as a technical advisor, providing coaching and mentoring.