As an author and neurodiversity advocate, I am passionate about empowering families and educators with the tools to promote diversity. I am committed to offering a dynamic, engaging environment that leaves the audience excited and empowered to create inclusive and equitable spaces for children.

My discussion topics are centered around the importance of building diverse libraries and empowering others with valuable tools to implement them.

My past speaking engagements and appearances include the following:


True Confessions Episode 43: We are constantly unlearning featuring Shontaye Glover

Conversations with a SLP with Shontaye Glover

Incorporating Diversity Into Speech Therapy – Shontaye Glover Jones | Ep 75

Ep 105: Bookself Check Ft. Taye Jones of Having Our Say

Real Talk SLP episode 17 – Building a Diverse Book Library

Speaking Engagements

NJ Speech Language Hearing Association
NJ Association School Librarians
Arizona Speech Language Hearing Association
Indiana Speech Language Hearing Association
Illinois Speech Language Hearing Association
SLP Summit Conference
The Equity Series Conference
Ohio School Speech Pathology Educational Audiology Coalition
Sistahs In BusinessExpo Panel Speaker
John Hopkins University EarlyChildcare and EducationExpo
SPG Therapy & Education

Speaking Topics

Representation Matters: Why Visibility in Picture Books is Important
Tips for Building a Diverse Library
How to Use Books to Explore Perspectives and Guide Conversations
How To Implement Diverse Books & Themes in Literacy Based Intervention