Lori Sherritt-Fleming is an award winning author, storyteller, actor and publisher whose passion for combining arts and curriculum has fuelled her success as an arts educator for 25 years. Her awareness and application of multiple intelligences mean that her work is infused with ample opportunities for experimentation with all modalities including dance, visual art, technology and music. She graduated in Theatre from Brock University and the Gaiety School of Acting in Dublin, Ireland. She comes from a family of Seanchai (Irish storytellers) and founded the The Tickle Trunk Players and Tickle Trunk Publications, promoting a life long love of literacy. She has performed at the Vancouver International Children’s Festival, the Richmond Children’s Arts Festival and has run workshops at the Surrey Children’s Arts Festival. Lori specializes in publishing books written by students and in producing student generated, curriculum-based plays. She has been a mentor artist with the Creative Writing for Children Society and is currently the founder and director of an acting academy with R.L. Education. Hungry for Math: Poems to Munch On, written with Kari-Lynn Winters and published by Fitzhenry and Whiteside, won the Rainforest of Reading award in 2016. Hungry for Science is her latest publishing project.