About Us/Staff

The Children's Center Staff

Ingrid Trouvé, M.S. Ed., Director of Educational Services/Principal

Ingrid Trouvé holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and a Masters of Science degree in Special Education from Long Island University. She attended SUNY at Stony Brook for her work in the Advanced Certificate Program in School District Administration and School Administration and Supervision.

Ingrid joined UCP of Long Island in September 2017 as the Director of EducationalServices/Principal of the Children’s Center at UCP of Long Island. She is responsible for the day to day operations of the education program.

Ingrid has 30 years experience in Special Education. Prior to joining The Children’s Center she was the Preschool Special Education Coordinator of Alternatives for Children in East Setauket, NY.

Rose Brown, M.S. Ed., SBL, Assistant Director of Educational Services/Assistant Principal

Rose Brown, Assistant PrincipalRose Brown holds a B.A. degree in Sociology from the University of Massachusetts and a Masters degree in special education and an Advanced Degree in School Building Administration from St. John’s University. Rose joined UCP of Long Island in September 2012 as the Assistant Director of Educational Services/Assistant Principal of The Children’s Center at UCP of Long Island. As such, she is responsible for the day to day operations of the education program, the supervision of teachers and aides, along with instructional planning for the school.

Rose has over 10 years experience working with students with special needs. Prior to joining The Children’s Center, she was the Program Coordinator/Administrator of AHRC-NYC elementary school in Brooklyn, NY.