The team transforming early childhood development.

Rachel Bonsignore


For the past 20 years, Rachel Bonsignore has prioritized community engagement and policy change advocacy to improve the lives of children and families and has actively contributed to national, state, and regional alliances. As the Director of Liftoff, she oversees all aspects of the alliance’s strategic and impact agenda. A graduate of Dickinson College, she also completed a Certificate in Non-Profit Management from St. John Fisher College. Bonsignore previously served as Chief Operating Officer and Director of Community Health Initiatives at The Children’s Agenda in Rochester, N.Y.

Amy Miranti


Amy Miranti is responsible for a combination of day-to-day operations, technology and communication tasks for our initiative. Amy spearheaded the launch of Liftoff’s social media presence in Fall 2020. She also serves as our administrative liaison to our Steering Committee and community partners. Amy is a graduate of SUNY Geneseo with a degree in Political Science and minor in Spanish.