Miriam Rushfinn

Miriam Rushfinn

  • Early Childhood Education Project Manager

Office Location

Piedmont Center
PO Box 800784
2405 Ivy Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903


Miriam Rushfinn supports and fosters connections between CASTL’s Commonwealth Early Childhood Education initiatives(Virginia Kindergarten Readiness Program, Advancing Effective Interactions & Instruction, STREAMin3, Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation, and ECE Resource Hub). For over 30 years, Rushfinn has worked in management and director roles focused on increasing equity and access to high-quality educational opportunities for children, youth, and families. Prior to CASTL, Rushfinn's recent positions include manager of youth educational and career exploratory programs at a community college, director of a regional public-private school readiness coalition, and technical assistance program officer for early childhood school readiness coalitions in Virginia.


M.A., University of South Dakota
B.A., Antioch College