about us vision


A world where all children have a Bright Start in
life enabling them to reach their full potential


The first Five Years of life lay the foundation for the future success of all children. We work collaboratively with all who share our passion to deploy actionable strategies to optimize children’s physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development in all settings where young children spend their time.


Meet the people who are shaping the vision of the Bright Start Foundation



Editor in Chief, JAMA Pediatrics, Director, Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, Seattle Children’s Research Institute, George Adkins Professor of Pediatrics, Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry, University of Washington, USA

Certified Student Learning Support Educator 
& Educational and Diagnostic Testing Consultant, Athens, Greece
MD, MPH, Professor Emeritus, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Medical Director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
P. & A. Kyriakou Children’s Hospital.
Athens, Greece

Entrepreneur, Passionate Advocate for inclusive education & employment,
Athens, Greece

PHD, MA CERT ED, Director Tomorrow’s Child, Director Parentchannel.tv
Senior Scientist, Consultant on Nutrition and Child Health, Geneva, Switzerland
University College London, Institute of Child Health, Honorary Senior Lecturer

Finance Director, Geneva, Switzerland