Adrian H. Wood, Ph.D.

Adrian H. Wood, Ph.D. is a rural Eastern NC mother of four, one with extra special needs. Past preschool teacher, nanny, children’s ski instructor, early interventionist, college professor, early childhood researcher, wife, and full-time mama. Her blog, Tales of an Educated Debutante, is followed by over 350,000 people. In it she offers personal glimpses into a life where satire meets truth, faith meets irony, despair meets joy and this educated debutante escapes the laundry and finds true meaning in graceful transparency. To learn more about Adrian, visit