Dr. Sejal Parikh Foxx is an Associate Professor of Counselor Education and School Counseling Program Director at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She is coauthor of School Counseling in the 21 st Century, 6 th ed. As a former urban school counselor, Dr. Foxx developed a passion for multicultural counseling with a special focus in social justice and advocacy. Dr. Foxx also has experience in building university-school partnerships which keeps her grounded and focused on current issues in education and school counseling. In addition to her academic time, Dr. Foxx has also presented over 100 conference presentations, workshops and invited sessions.