Speakers

 

 
 
Susan Baum

Susan Baum

2e Center for Research and Professional Development
Bridges Academy

 
Biography
 
 

 

 
 
Laurel Brandon

Laurel Brandon

Enrichment Specialist
Mansfield Schools

 
Biography
 
 

 

 

 

 
 
Carla Brigandi

Carla Brigandi

School of Education
West Virginia University

 
Biography
 
 

 

 
 
Rebecca Eckert

Rebecca Eckert

Teacher Education
University of Connecticut

 
Biography
 
 

 

 

 

 
 
Janine Firmender

Janine Firmender

Teacher Education Department
Saint Joseph's University

 
Biography
 
 

 

 
 
Liz Fogarty

Liz Fogarty

Teacher Education Department
University of St. Thomas

 
Biography
 

 

 

 

 
 
Erik M. Francis

Erik M. Francis

Special Topic Presenter

 
Biography
 

 

 
 
Marcia Gentry

Marcia Gentry

Gifted Education Resource Institute
Purdue University

 
Biography
 
 

 

 

 

 
 
Thomas Hebert

Thomas Hébert

Department of Educational Studies
University of South Carolina

 
Biography
 
 

 

 
 
Gail Herman

Gail N. Herman

Professional Storyteller, College Educator, and Teaching Artist

 
Biography
 
 

 

 

 

 
 
Nancy Heilbronner

Nancy Heilbronner

School of Education
Mercy College

 
Biography
 

 

 
 
Brian Housand

Brian Housand

Academically or Intellectually Gifted Program
University of North Carolina Wilmington

 
Biography
 

 

 

 
 
Sandra Kaplan

Sandra Kaplan

Clinical Education
University of Southern California

 
Biography
 
 

 

 
 
Benjamin Lacina

Benjamin Lacina

Talent Development and Acceleration Services
Saint Paul Public Schools

 
Biography
 
 

 

 

 

 
 
Jann Leppien

Jann Leppien

Graduate School of Education
Whitworth University

 
Biography
 
 

 

 
 
Catherine Little

Catherine Little

Department of Educational Psychology
University of Connecticut

 
Biography
 
 

 

 

 

 
 
Rachel McAnallen

Rachel McAnallen

Professional Educator

 
Biography
 

 

 
 
Cheryl Quatrano

Cheryl Quatrano

Consultant
Bobbinee Educational Consulting

 
Biography
 
 

 

 

 

 
 
Sally Reis

Sally Reis

Department of Educational Psychology
University of Connecticut

 
Biography
 
 

 

 
 
Joseph Renzulli

Joseph Renzulli

Department of Educational Psychology
University of Connecticut

 
Biography
 
 

 

 

 

 
 
Susannah Richards

Susannah Richards

Department of Education
Eastern Connecticut State University

 
Biography
 
 

 

 
 
Del Siegle

Del Siegle

Department of Educational Psychology
University of Connecticut

 
Biography
 
 

 

 

 

 
 
Melinda Spataro

Melinda Spataro

Consultant
Bobbinee Educational Consulting

 
Biography
 
 

 

 
 
Fiona Vernal

Fiona Vernal

Department of History
University of Connecticut

 
Biography
 
 

 

 

 

 
 
Nicole Waicunas

Nicole Waicunas

Schoolwide Enrichment Model Outreach Coordinator
University of Connecticut

 
Biography
 
 

 

 
 
Gilman Whiting

Gilman Whiting

Department of African American and Diaspora Studies
Vanderbilt University

 
Biography