SECA Editorial Committee

SECA Editorial Committee


Mari Cortez, Editor, Ph.D.
Mari is currently serving as the Chair of the Department of Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching at the University of Texas at San Antonio.


Diane Bales
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.


Kenya Wolff
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 social contexts as they relate to childhood.


Floyd Creech
South Carolina
Floyd is the Director of School Readiness for the Florence School District One in South Carolina.


Jeff Leffler, Chair, Ph.D.
Jeff is an assistant professor and director of graduate studies for the Division of Education at Mississippi State University in Meridian, MS

Wilma Robles de Melendez(1)

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

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