Mary Scholl is the founder of Centro Espiral Maná, a teacher training center that provides innovative teacher development opportunities throughout Latin America. With over 20 years of experience, Mary has worked in the U.S., Japan, South Sudan, Libya, and most countries in Latin America. She is a frequent presenter at conferences and professional associations in Latin America. Mary is deeply interested in creating joyful, compassionate, engaged, and empowering learning opportunities. She has conducted workshops, presentations, and projects on leadership, creativity, the role of compassion in learning, reflective practice, observation and feedback, and thinking skills and intuition.