Shelby Lively, Owner
Shelby Lively has taught developmental play and music classes to Infants and Toddlers for over eighteen years. Shelby is passionate about young children and babies, and watching learning happen is her greatest reward! She loves seeing little faces light up when they discover something new, and delights when children realize they have mastered a certain skill. Shelby is a wife, and a mother of two grown boys.
Dr. Jill Stamm, Ph.D.
Dr. Jill Stamm is the co-founder of New Directions Institute for Infant Brain Development and is a professor at Arizona State University. New Directions Institute (NDI), now under Arizona Childrens Association, provides neuroscientific research on how the brain wires up for learning in the important first 5 years of life. Dr. Stamm is an author and an international speaker on early brain development and the connection of healthy brain growth to later learning and school achievement. She is a member of the National Advisory Panel of the Learning & The Brain Conference series, and is also on Musicology’s Advisory Board.