Louise Derman-Sparks

Louise Derman-Sparks is a wife, mother, educator and author. As a long time human development faculty member at Pacific Oaks College, now Professor Emeritus (retired professor), she worked as an early childhood educator teacher and program director with young children and their families. She has conducted workshops and consults through the United States and the rest of the world. Ms. Derman-Sparks is the mother of two children (son and daughter), named Douglass and Holly. She has also been an activist for social justice for 40 years.