Dr. Neil Boothby is Professor and Director of the Fostering Resilience Initiative the University of Notre-Dame. He has worked for more than 30 years with children in crises in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Eastern Europe for UNICEF, UNHCR and Save the Children. He also served in President Obama’s Administration as the as the US Government Special Advisor for Children in Adversity.    He holds an Ed.D degree from Harvard University.