As Director of Global Content at Highlights for Children, Carra Pappalardo is responsible for the overall content strategy that delivers print and digital products to International customers in more than 65 countries around the world. In addition, Carra oversees the Company’s global content licensing business, including Rights & Permissions serving the U.S. assessment and curriculum markets.
Carra lives in Cheshire, CT, and started her career as a Grade 3 teacher. She transitioned to a career educational publishing in 2000, and worked at large and small educational publishers, including Scholastic, Pearson, and Benchmark Education, before joining Highlights in 2013. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Connecticut College and a Master of Arts in Education from New York University.