Hallie Kay Yopp, Ph.D., Professor of Elementary and Bilingual Education at California State University, Fullerton, co-directs the 23-campus system's Center for the Advancement of Reading and is an inductee into the California Reading Hall of Fame.
Ruth Helen Yopp, Ph.D., Professor of Elementary and Bilingual Education at California State University, Fullerton, has co-authored several books, has numerous publications in professional journals, and was inducted into the California Reading Hall of Fame in 2000 in recognition of her contributions to literacy.
Chase Young, Ph.D., joined the Department of Educational Leadership, Curriculum and Instruction at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi in 2013. He has taught in the primary grades and served as a literacy coach in the public school system. Dr. Young received his Ph.D. in Reading Education from the University of North Texas. He typically publishes in academic journals for practitioners such as the Reading Teacher, and also contributes chapters to a variety of books for teachers.