Lisa Johnson
Co-Founder and Director

Ms. Johnson is a wife and a mother to 2 beautiful, bright children, one who is very successful in traditional school and one who thrives through homeschooling. As a former Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS), she recognizes the need to eliminate barriers and create opportunities to assist profoundly gifted kids in finding a community. By creating social networks and helping this special population find peers that share similar interests and characteristics, she hopes to improve their social and emotional well-being.

Allison Coates
Co-Founder and Director

Ms. Coates is an entrepreneur, wife, and mother. She founded and led the non-profit MSMI, Middle School Mathematics Institute, for 6 years, and has been involved in mathematics education reform for many years. She now homeschools her three children.  A Siebel Scholar, she holds an S.B. in Mathematics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.S. in computer science from the University of California, Berkeley.

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