Alicia Johal is currently a middle school science teacher, curriculum resource specialist and a teacher leader for the San Diego Science Project. Maria Montalvo-Balbed is the Director of ELL Professional Learning Programs for Metro RESA in Georgia and she is an ASCD Faculty. She has both teaching and administrative experience. Donna Barrett-Williams is a former science teacher. She is currently the STEM Director for Fulton County Schools in Atlanta, GA. She is president of the Georgia Science Supervisors Association and previously worked at Metropolitan Regional Services Agency (Metro RESA) as the K-12 Science Instructional Supervisor.