Meg Blanchard, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
College of Education
North Carolina State University

Connie Locklear, Ed.D.

Director of Indian Education
Public Schools of Robeson County

Amanda Bullard, Ed.D.

Principal
La Grange Elementary School
Lenoir County Schools

Mike McBriety

Senior Manager
Public Affairs
Biogen Inc.

John Burris, Ph.D.

President
Burroughs Wellcome Fund

Carol Moore, Ed.D.

K-12 Science Curriculum Specialist
Catawba County Schools

Leanne Daughtry

K-12 Curriculum Specialist
Johnston County Schools

Jill Reinhardt, Ed.D.

Assistant Superintendent
Surry County Schools

Jose Garcia

STEM Coordinator
Greene County Schools

Del Ruff

Director
NC Center for Afterschool Programs

David Simpson, Jr., P.E.

President and CEO
Simpson Engineers and Associates, P.C.

Samuel H. Houston Jr., Ed.D.

President and CEO
North Carolina Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education Center

Jan Webster

Executive Director
WEA

Anthony Jackson, Ed.D.

Superintendent
Vance County Schools

Johnnie Wilkins

Teacher
Mariam Boyd Elementary
Warren County Schools

Mark Jewell

Vice President
North Carolina Association of Educators

Denise Young, Ed.D.

Director of Education and Planning
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Joshua Kennedy

Executive Director
McDowell County Health Coalition