Tony Lyons is the president and publisher of Skyhorse Publishing. He is the author of The Little Red Book of Dad's Wisdom and Cutting-Edge Therapies for Autism.
Ken Siri is a freelance writer living in New York City and is the parent of a boy with autism. He is the author of 1,001 Tips for the Parents of Autistic Boys and co-author of Cutting-Edge
Therapies for Autism.
Teri Arranga is the executive director of AutismOne and has served as the editor-in-chief of Autism Science Digest. Teri has also been an annual contributor to Skyhorse Publishing’s Cutting-Edge Therapies for Autism. She is a radio host and serves as the vice president of the Global Autism Collaboration. Teri lives in Fullerton, California.
Lori McIlwain cofounded the National Autism Association (NAA) in 2003 and currently serves as its executive director. Since 2002, Lori has lobbied Congress for environmental research funding in relation to autism spectrum disorders, and has worked closely with lawmakers on issues relating to human rights and safety. Through NAA, she has launched multiple public service campaigns to advocate for federal safety regulations, wandering prevention, and the elimination of dangerous restraint and seclusion practices in schools. Her advocacy began after her son, Connor, was diagnosed with autism.