Meet Our Founder & Executive Director
Marialice B.F.X. Curran, Ph.D.
Always interested in learning with you, side-by-side as we turn negatives into positives and help transform participants into designers, creative thinkers, global impactors, problem solvers, and justice-oriented digital citizens.
~ Marialice B.F.X Curran, Ph.D.
Internationally recognized as a digital citizenship pioneer, Dr. Marialice B.F.X. Curran is an author, consultant, and speaker who is the global connector behind the Digital Citizenship Institute, Digital Citizenship Summit, and DigCitKids. With her son, she co-authored DigCitKids: Lessons Learning Side-by-Side to Empower Others Around the World.
Committed to Human-Centered Design, Dr. Curran leads by hand, heart, and mind as she models how to make a positive impact in local, global, and digital communities. Dr. Curran has served as an associate professor, a middle school principal, and middle school teacher. As a connected educator, her work current with school communities around the world has created positive and powerful shifts in how we engage and learn online.