Christy Gabbard

Program Development | Outreach

Contact Information

Phone: 352.392.1554 x280


Master of Education: Educational Leadership
Bachelor of Arts in Education: Elementary Education

Christy Gabbard, M.Ed. is a Program Development and Outreach Specialist at P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School at the University of Florida.

During her 16 years in education she has taught elementary, middle, and high school students, specializing in reading intervention with adolescents. She has also worked extensively with teachers and students serving as a literacy coach prior to focusing on curriculum development for schools and districts.

In her current role as Program Development and Outreach Specialist at P.K. Yonge her work centers on supporting communities of educators as they engage in the examination and redesign of K-12 curriculum across disciplines, designing professional learning for educators both at P.K. Yonge and in the broader educational community around the state and nation.