Robin Berlinsky, Executive Director, Engaging Creative Minds (ECM), holds an M.Ed from The Citadel. She taught first and fifth grades in New York and South Carolina and has been a member of the adjunct faculty at the College of Charleston’s School of Education Health and Human Performance since 1996. Prior to joining ECM in 2013, Ms. Berlinsky was a founding board member and the first Director of Education for the Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry where she created hands-on arts-integrated curriculum for the exhibits. She is a member of the 2017 Riley Institute Midlands Diversity Leaders Initiative, National Advisory Committee for the National Association of Elementary School Principals, and a board member for the Palmetto State Arts Education. In addition, she has co-authored the most recent release of the 2017 STEM Ready America: Inspiring and Preparing Students for Success With Afterschool and Summer Learning sponsored by the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. Robin serves on various school improvement and nonprofit education committees in the tri county area of Charleston, South Carolina.