Leslie Craigo is an educational psychologist focusing on Learning, Development and Instruction. Her research interests include supports for community college students, studies in exceptionality, infant toddler development, and literacy. She is an assistant professor in the Teacher Education Department at Borough of Manhattan Community College. In addition to courses in child development and curriculum, Professor Craigo is also the mentoring coordinator at BMCC. She serves on the Equity Inclusion and Diversity Task Force, and the Designing First Year Success Task Force.  Professor Craigo serves on several community advisory boards and enjoys sharing her work with colleagues and the public.