Bernadette Dwyer
ILA President Elect
Lecturer and Researcher in the area of Literacy Studies
@dwyerbe

Donald Bear
Professor in Literacy Education
Author of Words Their Way
@beardonald

Kelli Westmoreland
Advocate for effective instruction through the use of classroom libraries
CEO of KelliWest Educational Resources
@kelliwest

 

Nancy Frey
Professor of Educational Leadership
Co-Author of Reach for Reading and Panorama: Reading Through the Lens of Science
Sponsored by National Geographic Learning
@NancyFrey

Tanny McGregor 
Author, Educational Consultant, & K-12 Curriculum Specialist
Author of Comprehension Connections and Genre Connections
@TannyMcG

 

Colleen Schmit 
Bilingual Program Evaluator at the Munroe-Meyer Institute and a pre-K CLASS Trainer through Teachstone 
Author of Crisscross Applesauce 
@fourmonkeypress

Children’s Book Author
Author of over two dozen children’s books 

New York Times Bestselling Author for teens and adults
The Lonely Dead is scheduled for release on January 29. 
@aprilhenrybooks

 

 

Stephanie Burdic
Teacher-Librarian Millard North High School
Co-Chair – Young Adults Choices Committee (ILA) 2008 – Present
Presented at International Reading Association/International Literacy Association Conferences 2005 – 2018
Presented at American Library Association (ALA) – June 2018
@saburdic

 

 

Barbara Boroson
Founder of Full Spectrum Autism Solutions
Author of the book Autism Spectrum Disorder in
the Inclusive Classroom: How to Reach and Teach Students with ASD.
@BarbaraBoroson

February 21-22, 2019