Mary Lee Morrison is the founding director and president of Pax Educare, the Connecticut Center for Peace Education. Dr. Morrison has taught courses in education and in peace and sustainability at St. Joseph College, The University of Hartford, The University of Connecticut and Central Connecticut State University. She serves on the board of the National Peace Academy, participating actively in the annual peacebuilding and peacelearning intensives and institutes sponsored by NPA. She is the author (with Ian Harris) of Peace Education, now in the process of its 3rd revised edition (McFarland and Co., Inc) and of Elise Boulding: A Life in the Cause of Peace (McFarland and Co., 2005) and numerous journal articles and book chapters on peacebuilding and peacelearning. She is an advocate for bicycling, walking, green city living, new economics and conversations at local farm markets.