Evelyn Bautista-Miller is a Certified Bilingual School Social Worker and School District Administrator. She is the founder and CEO of Tender Steps of New York, Inc, which addresses inequity in education, intimate partner violence, language barriers, drug addiction, and citizenship status concerns, among other holistic concerns. She believes that all students can learn given a positive atmosphere that meets the needs of every child academically and emotionally.

Ms. Bautista-Miller received her Educational Administration license from the Leadership Academy at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. She is a Certified Bilingual School District Administrator for New York and New Jersey. She is certified by the Department of Mental Health for skill building, as well as intensive in-home and respite services. She is certified by the New York State Department of Health for Group Development Intervention and Family/Caregiver Support Groups. Ms. Bautista-Miller’s recognitions include: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority’s “Zeta of the Year”; the Rockland Economic Development Corporation’s “Forty Under 40”; the Hispanic Coalition, NY’s “Forty Under 40 Rising Star”; and the “Outstanding Citizen” Award from the Town of Ramapo.

Ms. Bautista-Miller earned Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Social Work from the State University New York at Albany, Rockefeller School of Social Welfare.