Malaika Moses has worked in corporate and non-profit settings for over twenty years with a focus on education and community development. She earned a bachelor’s in mathematics at Spelman College and an MBA at Babson College. She lives in Boston, Massachusetts, with her daughter.

Shama Minwalla is the Educational Director and Master Teacher at the Village Peace School. She earned her International Montessori master’s at the Ohio Montessori Training Institute and her Master of Education from Cleveland State University. Shama lives with her husband and daughter in Los Angeles, California.