Heather Layton and Brian Bailey, Ph.D., have been collaborating since 2009 on projects that cross national, cultural, and socioeconomic borders by providing opportunities for meaningful, shared, personal experiences. The Common Sense Collective is an all-encompassing initiative to create projects that emphasize the importance of seeing the world from another person's perspective. The projects are a mixture of individual and collaborative, local and global initiatives. Brian is an Associate Professor of Education and Director of Service Learning at Nazareth College in Rochester, NY. Heather is a Senior Lecturer of Art at the University of Rochester in Rochester, NY. More of her work can be seen at www.heatherlayton.com. Brian and Heather are married and live in Rochester, NY.