Cathy Risberg is an educator, consultant, and published author, and the owner of Minds That Soar, LLC. Certified to teach K–12, she has 15 years of teaching experience in public and private schools, the last 10 as a classroom teacher in a school for the gifted and talented. A parent of three gifted adult children, Cathy has served as an adjunct faculty member for the Technology in Education program at National-Louis University in Evanston, Illinois. She is a member of both National Association of Gifted Children (NAGC) and the Illinois Association of Gifted Children (IAGC) and presents to various educational and professional groups.