Along with serving on LDA as the Professional Advisory Board Chair/Member and President of LDA-CA, EunMi has been a Special Education Researcher, Professor, and Program Coordinator at Sacramento State and Parent Advocate in her community. She is also a Founder and Coordinator, “One Mind Group: Parents Support Group” in Northern California since 1998 and has been developing Special Education Teaching Credential Programs and training teachers in Uganda, Malawi, Kenya, Philippines, China, S. Korea, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Mexico since 2002.
Jemma Kwon is an Assistant Professor in the Teaching Credentials Department of California State University, Sacramento. She worked in inclusive education settings for more than ten years as a special education teacher in Seoul, South Korea, before coming to the United States for her doctorate. She received a Ph. D. degree from the University of Florida with areas of scholarly concentration on students with mathematics difficulties and disabilities, adequate mathematics instructions for those learner populations, and quantitative research methodology. Jemma is the treasurer for the Learning Disabilities Association of California and takes the lead in endeavors regarding STEM education for students with learning disabilities. Ever since moving to the United States, she has been on the road trip for her 63 National Parks bucket list hung on the wall every year.