First 8 Years Speaker Series
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First 8 Memphis is thrilled to welcome keynote speaker Dr. Walter Gilliam, Executive Director of Buffett Early Childhood Institute. Dr. Gilliam and a panel of local experts will speak on Impact of Implicit Bias and COVID-19 in Relation to Early Care and Education Settings. Dr. Gilliam will be joined by local expert panelists:
- Robin Mayweather, Owner/Executive Director of Red Robin’s Academy
- Dr. Brian Wright, Associate Professor & Program Coordinator of Early Childhood Education – University of Memphis
- Dr. Cherise Clark, Deputy Director of Su Casa Family Ministries
The First 8 Years Speaker Series brings local, state, and national early childhood experts together to discuss the most impactful topics and trends in early childhood education and provide unique context to their place in the Memphis community.