As President and CEO of the Gesell Institute, Dr. Marcy Guddemi is a widely recognized expert in early childhood education and assessment. Dr. Susan A. Gelman
is a Frederick G. L. Huetwell Professor of Psychology
University of Michigan. Fran Simon is Chief Engagement Officer of Engagement Strategies, LLC, her own national marketing, social media and publishing consulting company. She has been an Early Childhood educator since 1981. She served President of an international adoption agency.