Mai Kapuao`ihilani Mei-Lin Hall a Parent Educator was born and raised on Oahu, Hawaii. As a former educator and mentor in preschool and grades K-6, a program manager, data analyst, grant writer for non-profits, and parent volunteer for the Hawaii PTI and Department of Education Special Needs Consortium, Mai brings a diverse perspective and over 14 years’ experience to the field of early learning and non-profit work. Mai received both her B.Ed. and M.Ed. in Early Childhood and Curriculum Studies from the University of Hawai`i at Manoa. As a mom of two children with disabilities, her eldest daughter has Asperger’s, ADHD, APD, and dyslexia with a side of anxiety and teenage angst. Her son has Autism, ADHD, hypotonia, and energy like no one can imagine.