Mary Beth Gustafson, Ed. D. is the Assistant Superintendent for Special Education in the Pocono Mountain School District in Swiftwater, Pennsylvania. Dr. Gustafson has worked in the Pocono Mountain School District for 26 years as an IST teacher, Educational Consultant, Assistant Principal, and Assistant Superintendent for Special Education. She has been an Adjunct Professor for Wilkes University and East Stroudsburg University teaching graduate courses in Special Education. In addition to her job responsibilities and teaching responsibilities, Dr. Gustafson serves as member of the Educational Resources for Children with Hearing Loss (ERCHL) Advisory Committee, Office for Dispute Resolution (ODR) Stakeholders Council, PA Student Assistant (PASAP) Board of Directors (Secretary) and Women’s Resources of Monroe County Board of Directors (Vice President). Her degrees include a Bachelor of Science Degree in Special Education, Master of Education Degree, Reading Specialist Certification, Special Education Supervisory Certification, Principal Certification, and a Doctorate in Educational Leadership.