Cathy Seeley has been a mathematics teacher, K-12 district coordinator and K-12 State Director of Mathematics for Texas. From 1999 to 2001 she taught mathematics (in French) as a Peace Corps volunteer in Burkina Faso. Dr. Seeley served as President of NCTM from 2004-2006.She is author of several books, including two 2016 titles from ASCD: Making Sense of Math (for teachers) and Building a Math-Positive Culture (for leaders). Her other recent books are Faster Isn’t Smarter—Messages About Math, Teaching, and Learning in the 21st Century (2009/2015) and Smarter Than We Think—More Messages About Math, Teaching, and Learning in the 21st Century (2014).Dr. Seeley is retired as a Senior Fellow at the Charles A. Dana Center at The University of Texas, but continues to stay busy as a speaker, writer, and consultant on improving mathematics teaching and learning at the local, state, and national level.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Cathy Seeley and other top speakers and celebrities.