Reggie Bicha

President, Acelero Learning and Shine Early Learning

Reggie Bicha is the President of Acelero Learning and Shine Early Learning.  He is a social worker, administrator, educator, and national leader. In addition to his work in early learning, he has extensive experience working on child welfare, education, employment, and health care issues at the county, state, and national levels.

He served as the Executive Director of the Colorado Dept. of Human Services for Governor John Hickenlooper and as the Inaugural Secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families for Governor Jim Doyle. Reggie is a Past President of the American Public Human Services Association. He was an Ascend Fellow, sponsored by the prestigious Aspen Institute, focusing on 2 Generation approaches to move children and parents beyond poverty.

Recognized in 2014 for his leadership and dedication with the Casey Family Programs “Excellence for Children Award,”  Reggie has three children, has served as a foster parent, and currently lives in Denver, CO.