Educator and Consultant and Owner, Minds That Soar, LLC
Certified to teach K – 12, Cathy Risberg has fifteen years of teaching experience in public and private schools, the last ten 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.
Cathy has authored and co-authored a number of articles, has been published in Understanding Our Gifted, The Twice-Exceptional Newsletter, IAGC Journal and was a contributor to the book, Transforming Classroom Practice: Professional Development Strategies in Educational Technology, edited by Arlene Borthwick and Melissa Pierson. In addition, Cathy was a contributor to the book, Collaboration in Education, edited by Judith Slater and Ruth Ravid.