Adam joined the board in 2017 as the East Central Region Representative and serves on the Resource and Fund Development committee. He is currently a Research Scientist at the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His projects there largely focus on equity for BIPOC children and children with disabilities. Adam currently serves as the Chair of the International Early Childhood Inclusion Institute and on the leadership team for the STEM Center for Innovation for Inclusion in Early Education. Past experience in education includes teaching kindergarten and preschool. In his spare time, he enjoys falling asleep on the couch when he should just go to bed and reading all the things.