Carla Hannaford, Ph.D., biologist, author, educator with more than forty years teaching experience and twenty six years as an international consultant to more than forty countries, doing workshops and keynote presentations. Besides school districts, Carla has worked extensively with musicians, artists, health professionals, social service agencies, athletic organizations, and parents. She has key-noted for many Conferences worldwide, presented over five hundred workshops, and been quoted in well over 1,000 books and journals on the importance of movement, music and art for life-long learning and health.
She is the author of four books published by Great River Books. Smart Moves, Why Learning is Not All In Your Head, revised (with forward by Candace Pert), 2005 has sold well over several million copies in eighteen languages; The Dominance Factor, How Knowing Your Dominant Eye, Ear, Brain, Hand & Foot Can Improve Your Learning, 2012 in 12 languages; Playing in the Unified Field, Raising and Becoming Conscious, Creative Human Beings (with forward by Dr. William Tiller), 2010. And Awakening The Child Heart, Handbook for Global Parenting, 2002, published by Jamilla Nur Publishing. She is also the author and co-producer of the Video/DVD Education In Motion and a presenter with Candace Pert and Susan Kovalik in the video: Emotions: Gateway to Learning.
Carla is a mother, wife, accomplished musician and lives with her musician husband, Ahti Mohala in Hawaii.