Kathy Minardi is Senior Consultant with Whole School Leadership, founded to help leaders around the world guide socially and emotionally healthy communities of children, families and school staff. Kathy has 40 years of experience as a school leader and holds an executive credential from Georgetown University’s Institute for Transformational Leadership. Her areas of expertise include child development and learning, family and organizational systems, emotional intelligence, and methodologies for adult development and community building. Since 1999, Kathy led Aidan Montessori School, one of the oldest Montessori schools in the US located in Washington DC. She is a Margaret Wheatley Warrior for the Human Spirit.