Carol Fleres served as an administrator for over 20 years. She directed special education and pupil personnel services in South Carolina and New York, and has earned a doctorate from the University of South Carolina. She recently served on the Council for Exceptional Children’s Council of Administrators of Special Education Legislative Committee and was recently appointed to the Association of Teacher Educator’s Resolutions Committee and the Distinguished Clinician in Teacher Education Committee. She was Professionally Recognized in Special Education Administration as well as Special Education Teaching by the Council for Exceptional Children in March, 2004. She serves as an expert witness in New York City and as an independent compliance officer in New Jersey.