Welcome to the North Star Management Team!
Tracy Hofius
Executive Director
B.S. Psychology, University of Idaho

IADDA President


Tracy joined North Star in 2008 and has worked in many areas including
CSC Coordination
, Human Resources, Quality Assurance, Medicaid Billing,
and
General Education services and believes very strongly in parent
advocacy!
Tracy started her journey at North Star as a parent needing
services in 2006 when her son was diagnosed with Autism.


She served as the Executive Director of PAS (Panhandle Autism Society),
and is currently the President for the
IADDA (Idaho Association
Development Disability Agency). The IADDA is a non-profit association
offering assistance to members in providing suitable programs for persons
with developmental disabilities.

Tracy is joined by a team of HI (Habilitative Intervention) and HS
(Habilitative Support) professionals as well as our Teaching staff. Her
efforts are focused on improving
DDA programs and Early Education
programs.

North Star recently moved to a new location to better serve its clients.  
North Star opened services this summer for children from 7-17 in our
summer program and after-school programs!


She loves traveling, reading, and spending time with her family
.

She has two sons, Dylan and Matthew, and has been married for 12 years
.
Matthew has autism and attends North Star's summer program. Dylan
stays busy in AAU basketball, and was honored with a Leadership Award
by the Mayor of Post Falls this year!

Matthew enjoys his time here at the center and learning new skills out int
he community, while D
ylan volunteers as a children's mentor during
community outings!
Pretty amazing kids!
North Star Child Development Center
DDA and Early Elementary Education
282 W. Kathleen Coeur d'Alene Idaho  208.765.6828   Copyright 2014
208.765.6828
Developing life long learners through play, laughter and love!
Open Monday through Friday 7:30am to 5:30pm
208.765.6828
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