Wilma Robles de Melendez, Editor, Ph.D.


Wilma is a professor of early childhood education at the Fischler Graduate School of Education, Nova Southeastern University, in Miami, FL.










Karen Walker, Committee Chair, Ed.D.


Karen is an assistant professor of child and family studies at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, LA.









Diane Bales, Ph.D.
Diane is a faculty member in the Department of Human Development and Family Science at The University of Georgia, with teaching and research interests focused on early childhood education from birth through age 8.







Beverly Gilbert Boals, Ed.D
Beverly is a professor of Early Childhood Education in the Department of Teacher Education & Leadership at Arkansas State University.








Mary Jamsek


Mary is a Pritzker Early Childhood Fellow with the City of Austin, TX.











Kenya Wolff, Ph.D.


Kenya Wolff is an assistant professor of Early Childhood Education at the University of Mississippi.  Her research utilizes critical qualitative methodologies and focuses on a variety of social contexts as they relate to childhood.






















Southern Early Childhood Association 
PO Box 8109
Jacksonville, AR 72078

Phone 1-501-221-1648