Dr. Alena R. Treat
Dr. Alena R. Treat is Director of Academically or Intellectually Gifted Programs in the Wake County Public School District in North Carolina. She was appointed as chair of the NAGC Diversity & Equity Committee (2015-18). Alena was previously elected chair (twice) of the NAGC Computers and Technology Network, and in 2015, conducted a national webinar for NAGC. The U.S. Department of Education selected Dr. Treat to be on the Southeast Regional Advisory Committee to represent gifted education for a five-state area (2011). Alena has a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with research in Gifted Education (minor in Instructional Systems Technology), a Master’s degree in Gifted Education, and a BSE in Elementary Education.