Dr. Hersey has been the Director of Education and Training for Goldie Hawn’s MindUP Foundation and is currently an adjunct professor at Florida Atlantic University.
With more than 25 years of experience in education, Dr. Maria Hersey is a former primary school teacher, coordinator and administrator who has worked in a variety of contexts including schools that specialized in the International Baccalaureate (IB), Arts Education and social-emotional learning. Dr. Hersey has been the Director of Education and Training for Goldie Hawn’s MindUP Foundation and is currently an adjunct professor at Florida Atlantic University. Maria’s love for international education and positions with the IB has inspired her work with schools and organizations around the world. Maria is an active and highly experienced IB workshop leader, site visitor, lead educator and workshop developer. She is also the founder and Principal Advisor for Global Education Advisors where her clients include the University of Florida, Eastern Carolina University and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization. Find her on Twitter @mshersey or via her website: www.globaleduadvisors.com
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