Sally M. Reis recently completed a six-year term as the Vice Provost of Academic Affairs and currently is the Letitia Neag Chair and a Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor in the Neag School of Education at UConn. She was a classroom teacher and administrator in public schools before coming to UConn. She has authored and co-authored more than 250 articles, books, book chapters, monographs and technical reports, and worked generated over 50 million dollars in grants with a UConn research team. Sally has served as the President of the National Association for Gifted Children, has won many awards for her work and research, and is a fellow of the American Psychological Association. She is also the co-director of Confratute, the longest running summer institute in gifted education in the world. Her specialty areas in research include underachievement of high potential students, curriculum compacting and differentiation, talented readers and the Schoolwide Enrichment Model.