About Us

Shulamit Head Shot smallDr. Shulamit Ritblatt

Founder delibrainy LLC

Early childhood education visionary, a leading expert in early childhood social-emotional development, Professor Child & Family Development, College of Education, San Diego State University.


Academic Training:
Ph.D. 1993: Florida State University, College of Human Sciences, Tallahassee, Florida.

Graduated Summa Cum Laude.
Major Area: Child Development and Family Relations
M.A. (1989): Tel Aviv University, Ramat-Aviv, Israel
Major Area: Clinical Child Psychology


Dad Head ShotDavid Ritblatt
co-founder and CEO delibrainy LLC

—David served as an executive in major European and US corporations: Carl Zeiss Vision (Germany), Brunswick Marine Electronics (USA), Leica Geosystems (Switzerland), BAE Systems (USA), Tadiran (Israel).
—David is an alumni of Harvard Business School



Lidor Ritblatt Shuster

VP Business Development

Family Health Centers of San Diego February 2013 – March 2014
Regional Services Manager – East Region

Brunswick Corp., Lake Forest, IL January 2003 – February 2013
Loss Prevention Manager, Brunswick Bowling & Billiards, May 2006 – February 2013

Brunswick New Technologies, MX Marine Division, January 2003-May 2006
Operations and Business Manager

BA Human Development UCSD 2005

Completing MA in Health Management at George Washington University (Graduating May 2018)



Parent Education Team

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Jen Goins, Program Coordinator

After receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Jen has pursued a career working with children and families of all ages, most recently spending the last 9 years working in Early Childhood Education, primarily as a Director/Assistant Director of high quality preschool programs in Colorado. Working with delibrainy allows her to bring together her passions for program management and for educating children and families.


LucianaLuciana Pacheco-McEvoy, Parent Educator

Luciana Pacheco-McEvoy graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from Lebanon Valley College. She is currently in the EC-SEBRIS graduate certificate program at San Diego State University. Luciana offers services in English and Spanish.



LuisLuis Sanchez, Parent Educator

Luis Sanchez is a Parent Educator at delibrainy LLC. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at California State University, Northridge and is expected to complete his Early Childhood Socio-Emotional Behavior Regulation Intervention Specialist Certificate in 2014.



DinaDina Al-Sennawi, Parent Educator

My name is Dina Al-sennawi. I earned my degree in Child and Family Development at San Diego Stated University. My current position is Parent Educator at delibrainy.  My educational goal is to earn my Master’s degree and I hope to open my own center to help children and parents learn about mental health and that children work best in an environment designed to foster self-esteem and a positive self-concept in relationship to their world.

اسمي دينا السناوي. حاصله على شهاده البكالريوس من جامعه سان دييغو ستيت وسوفه احصل على شهاده الماجستير أيضاً. وانا اعمل الان في شركه الدلي برني ولقد عملت مع الأهالي العرب وغيرهم من جميع الأجنسيات في المنقطع الشرقيه والأوسط في منطقه سان دييغو . انا أحب العمل مع الأطفال والأهالي .

FaisaFaisa Ahmed, Parent Educator

My name is Faisa and I am from East Africa.  I have a Bachelor’s in Child Development and I also have a certificate in Early Childhood Socio-Emotional and Behavior Regulation Intervention Specialist.  I am currently working on my M.S. in Child Development.  I enjoy conducting parenting workshops.

Magacaygu waa Faisa iyo waxaan ka mid ahay Bariga Afrika. Waxaan haystaa Shahaadada Affarta ah ee Horumarinta Caruurta iyo Waxa kale oo aan aad caddayn in Early Childhood Specialist-Bulsheedka-Niyadda iyo Dabeecad Intervention Regulation. Waxaa hada ila shaqaynaya on my M.S. in Child Development. Ayaan ku raaxaysan loo qabanayo aqoon isweydaarsiyo waalidnimada.


Neriyah Ritblatt Parent Educator

Neriyah Ritblatt BA in Psychology from SDSU.

Completing MFT at Alliant International University San Diego (May 2018)





Parenting Workshops administrative team:

Marilyn Lopez-Eguia Program Coordinator

Neriyah Ritblatt, Data Base coordinator