Susan Baum, Ph.D., is co-director of the International Center for Talent Development and director of the National Institute for 2E Research and Development at Bridges Academy. Professor Emeritus from The College of New Rochelle and an international consultant, Susan is published in numerous books, chapters, and articles in the areas of twice-exceptional students, primary-age gifted students, social and emotional factors affecting gifted students, and multiple intelligences. She served on the Board of Directors of the National Association for Gifted Children and is a past president and co-founder of the Association for the Education of Gifted Underachieving Students (AEGUS). She is a recipient of the Weinfeld Group’s Lifetime Achievement Award for her work in educating twice-exceptional children. She is a co-author of the book Creativity 1, 2, 3.