2019 NAGT Electionspublished May 30, 2019 7:54am
Voting for NAGT's open positions for National Officers is officially open! This year's ballot includes Second Vice President and two Councilors-at-Large. Voting begins on May 30 and ends on July 1, 2019.
Officer Candidate Biographies
Second Vice President
Education: B.S. Geology, Western Kentucky University; M.S.T. Geology, University of Florida; Ed.D. Educational Leadership, Western Kentucky University. Professional experience: Instructor of Geology, Western Kentucky University (2003-present).
Education: BS Geology Indiana University – Purdue University at Indianapolis; MS and PhD Northern Illinois University. Professional Experience: interpretive ranger National Park Service, HAVO; contract mapping geologist Utah Geological Survey, gold exploration in West Australia, mapping base metals Java Indonesia. Administrative Experience: Department Chair, Geology, GVSU; PI or co-PI of three NSF grants in education. Teaching Experience: general education courses at NIU, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and University of Hawaii at Hilo; geology, integrated science, graduate courses for inservice teachers, and general education at GVSU. Service has included: GSA's Education and Government Public Policy committees, member of AGU, GSA, and NAGT.
Education: B.A. Liberal Studies, California Polytechnic State University; California Single Subject Credential, California State University Stanislaus; M.Sc. Geosciences, Mississippi State University. Professional experience and service: Delta-Sierra Science Leadership Team (2017-Present); Science Friday Educator Collaborator (2016-Present); WestEd Making Sense of Science Leadership Cadre member, (2015-Present); NAGT Outstanding Earth Science Teacher – Far West Region (2015), Earth Educator Rendezvous Workshop Co-leader (2018 & 2019), Creator of first NGSS-aligned Immersive Virtual Field Experience (2016).