Dr. Kelli Sandman-Hurley is the co-founder of the Dyslexia Training Institute in San Diego. She is the past -president of the San Diego Branch of the International Dyslexia Association and comes with a long history in the field of adult literacy. She is the author of two books on dyslexia: Dyslexia Advocate! and Dyslexia & Spelling. Kelli has presented at numerous conferences as well as provided professional development for K–12 teachers. She received her doctorate in literacy with a specialization in reading and dyslexia from San Diego State University and the University of San Diego. She has emerged as an authority on the topic of dyslexia…that is supported with diverse direct experience in serving learners of all ages.