Awards / Honors

Presidential Award for Excellence in Science Teaching (2010)

Appointed to the NSTA Technology Advisory Board (2013-2015)

NSTA Shell Science Teaching Award – Finalist (2012)

Google Apps for Education Certified Trainer (2011)

Teach Tech award NALS Annual Conference (2009)

Phi Beta Kappa Key.



2015 Ed.D. Science Education, Teachers College, Columbia University.

2002 M.S. Education, Bank Street Graduate School of Education.

1995 B.A. Physics & Sociology, Haverford College. (Magna Cum Laude, High Honors Physics)



2014/16 Chair of Academic Technology and Computer Science, Packer Collegiate Institute

2013/14 Program Manager, Stevens Institute of Technology

2008/15 STEM Consultant

2003/15 Adjunct Professor, Bank Street College & Hunter College

2010/13 Founder and Director of Teach21 Professional Development Program

2005/13 Science Teacher, The School at Columbia

2008/09 Science Content Specialist Consultant, The College Board

2001/05 Science Teacher, East Harlem School

1998/00 Software Engineer, Bloomberg LLP

1995/97 Peace Corp Volunteer Tanzania