Amy SpeidelMaster Instructor
Amy Speidel comes to you as a national presenter with Loving Guidance, Inc. She is also a certified Parent Coach, working with families within a pediatric practice. Amy first used Conscious Discipline as a teacher, and witnessed a transformation in her students. She now aspires to support all adults who come in contact with children by sharing Conscious Discipline® with them through practical, user friendly seminars and workshops.
Angela FraleyMaster Instructor
Angela Fraley completed her undergraduate work at the University of Central Oklahoma to obtain teaching certifications in Elementary Education, Early Childhood and Mild to Moderate Disabilities. She completed her graduate work at the University of Oklahoma to earn a Master’s Degree in Prevention Science and an IC & RC Certified Prevention Specialist credential.
Elizabeth Montero-Cefalo (Bilingual)Master Instructor
Elizabeth Montero-Cefalo graduated from the University of Miami with a Masters in Early Childhood Special Education and is a talented trainer who has worked extensively with special needs children. In fact, her special education classroom was recognized as a Conscious Discipline model classroom by Dr. Becky Bailey and Miami-Dade County Public School District. Because Dr. Bailey recognized Elizabeth’s commitment to Conscious Discipline and her ability to share her expertise with others, she asked Elizabeth to become an LGA.
Jill MolliMaster Instructor
Jill Molli has a B.A. in Elementary Education and a Masters in Counseling. She possess the gift of delivering this important message of Dr. Becky Bailey’s Conscious Discipline program with humor which makes for a wonderful learning experience. Jill was selected as an LGA because of her no-nonsense ability to get to the heart of a situation plus her commitment to living Conscious Discipline principles at school and at home.
Karen HickmanMaster Instructor
Karen Hickman has a Masters degree in Early Childhood Education and a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education, both from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She has been in the field of education for over 25 years, including teaching grades 4-6 in public school, operating an in-home preschool program for ten years and teaching as an adjunct professor for the University of Missouri-Columbia. Karen also has background experience as a Certified High/Scope Trainer and a Certified High/Scope Teacher. In 2003, the Central Missouri Association for the Education of Young Children honored Karen with the Outstanding Early Childhood Professional Award.
Kim HughesMaster Instructor
Kim Hughes is a 30+ year veteran of education with Master’s degrees in both Elementary Education and School Leadership/Administration. She was awarded the 1999-2000 North Carolina Teacher of the Year Award. Kim excels in providing engaging, informative events for educators and administrators of children infant through elementary age.
Kim JacksonMaster Instructor
Kim Jackson is a master teacher who is dedicated to providing the very best learning experiences possible for each child in her care. She graduated from Winthrop University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. She has been teaching and coaching in the public schools of North and South Carolina for over 23 years.
Lety Valero (Bilingual)Master Instructor
Lety Valero has been an enthusiastic, innovative and committed educator for over twenty years. She has been a teacher, assistant principal, and was the director of a preschool at an international school in Mexico City, Mexico. She is a National Conscious Discipline Master Instructor.
Vicky HeplerMaster Instructor
For over 35 years, Vicky has been an early childhood educator teaching Pre-K, Kindergarten, First Grade and self-contained Special Needs for children with Autism. This along with her position as a resource teacher for Orange County Public Schools in Orlando, Florida enable her to understand what educators deal with day in and day out. Her classroom is a nationwide model for Conscious Discipline implementation and has been featured in professional development videos.