Bonnie Magoon Haley, Orton-Gillingham Advanced Certified, MBA, and Founder of National Society of Creative Dyslexics
After working persistently for over a decade to help her son who has dyslexia learn to read and spell, Bonnie, its founding member, had the vision to promote the strengths of dyslexia and to increase awareness and bring positive change for those who have it. Bonnie is a certified Orton-Gillingham tutor, a Federation for Children with Special Needs Advocate, as well as a parent of children with dyslexia and learning differences. Learning that she also has dyslexia through helping her son, she is passionate about helping those with dyslexia, and inspiring public awareness of the strengths of being an individual who has dyslexia. The profile of a person with dyslexia includes above average to superior intelligence, hard-working, with exceptional abilities in athletics and the arts.