Professor Dr Tracy L. Cross

Professor Dr Tracy L. Cross, holds an endowed chair, Jody and Layton Smith Professor of Psychology and Gifted Education, and is the executive director of the Center for Gifted Education at The College of William and Mary. He has published more than 150 articles, book chapters, and columns; made more than 200 presentations at conferences; and published eight books. He received the Distinguished Service Award from The Association for the Gifted (TAG) and the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC), the Early Leader, Early Scholar and Distinguished Scholar Awards from NAGC, and in 2009 was given the Lifetime Achievement Award from the MENSA Education and Research Foundation. He has edited four journals in the field and is the current editor of the Journal for the Education of the Gifted. He served as president of TAG and is currently the president of NAGC.