Inspirational Speaker, Coach and Author
Organization: Inspiring New Perspectives
Susan MacDonald is the founder of Inspiring New Perspectives, a consultancy focused on empowering educational leaders to create programs that deeply respect and nurture the possibilities that lie within each child, parent, and teacher. She has been developing and delivering inspirational courses and workshops for more than 25 years. Her background includes director of a Reggio-inspired preschool program, adjunct faculty at Lesley University and Wheelock College, and Commonwealth of Massachusetts licensing supervisor. She holds a master’s degree in instructional design and several professional coach certifications. Susan is the past president of the Boston Area Reggio Inspired Network and past vice president of the Massachusetts Association for the Education of Young Children. Susan is the author of two books, Inspiring Early Childhood Leadership: Eight Strategies to Ignite Passion and Transform Program Quality and Inspiring Professional Growth: Empowering Strategies to Lead, Motivate and Engage Early Childhood Teachers.