Dr. David Hurd, professor of Astronomy and Meteorology at the Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
, is responsible for managing the design and production of tactile material for Haptically Speaking.
Here is a little bit of information about Dr. Hurd:
- - He has twin sons with cerebral palsy, which motivates his work for students with special needs.
- - Dr. Hurd works with Dr. Cass Runyon from the College of Charleston and a team of others to produce the resources on this site.
- - In addition to being a professor Edinboro University, he also serves as the Planetarium Director at the Edinboro University of Pennsylvania's Planetarium