Advisory Board Members


Dr Holly Elissa Bruno

Dr Holly Elissa Bruno MA, JD, award-winning and best-selling author specializing in emotionally intelligent leadership and preventing legal risks, is an international keynote speaker. iTunes ranked her radio program, Heart to Heart Conversations on Leadership: Your Guide to Making a Difference in its top 200 k-12 podcasts. She served as Assistant Attorney General for the state of Maine and Assistant Dean at the University of Maine School of Law. While working as Associate Professor and Academic Dean at the University of Maine-Augusta, Holly Elissa was selected “Outstanding Professor”. An alumna of Harvard University’s Institute for Educational Management, she teaches leadership courses for Wheelock College, most recently in Singapore.


Dr Swati Popat Vats

Dr Swati Popat Vats is a changemaker & educational activist. A teacher and a fierce administrator, she has worked hard to weave innovative methods of learning and teaching, while obliterating stress in the preprimary education system. She has been assiduous in making sweeping changes in pre-primary education in India, as well as in trying to get all preprimary schools in urban and rural India under the organized umbrella of the Early Childhood Association, as it’s President.


Dr Jayanti Tambe

DrJayanti Tambe Professor ,Child Development ,De Anza College She was the director UCLA ,Early care and education She is published author of books ” Art of Math and science ” and ” A kaleidoscope of children “. She is also peer reviewer of NAEYC Higher education accredition


Mr. Premchand Palety

MR. Premchand Palety is the chief executive of C fore. He has vast experience in market research, opinion research and performance appraisal studies related to public utilities at national level and has pioneered school ranking in India. For about 2 decades he has been writing on management education. His articles have been published in The Wall Street Journal, Mint, Outlook, Business Today, Hindustan Times and Economic Times. He’s been a columnist for Mint and a contributing editor of The Wall Street Journal. He has also been the member of the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) where he contributed in revamping the accreditation methodology of higher educational institutions in India.


Dr Shelley Gonzales

Dr.Shelley Gonzales is an experienced director of Early Childhood Programs. She specializes in educational consulting, educational technology, Instructional Design, and Curriculum Development. She has accomplished a Master’s Degree focused in Leadership of Early Childhood Programs and currently serves as a regional manager at Bright Horizons, USA.