Laura Roop is the Director of the Western Pennsylvania Writing Project and an assistant professor at the University of Pittsburgh.
John Balash is the Educational Network Coordinator at Carnegie Mellon’s Entertainment Technology Center.
Kathleen Blackburn is the Site Manager for Jumpstart Pittsburgh, coaching students to mentor preschool children.
Mary Ann Rafoth
Mary Ann Rafoth is the Dean of the School of Education and Social Sciences at Robert Morris University.
Dr. Silvia Braidic is a Professor in the Department of Secondary Education and Administrative Leadership at California University of Pennsylvania.
Theresa Richards is the FIRST Robotics Program Coordinator at Carnegie Mellon University and Mentor for the Girls of Steel Robotics team.
Po-Shen Loh is the founder of Expii and an Associate Professor of Mathematical Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University.
Penn State New Kensington
Penn State New Kensington is one of twenty-four campuses that makes up Pennsylvania State University.
Becky Borello is an Instructional Technologist and Adjunct Professor at Chatham University.
Assistant Professor of Recreation Park and Tourism Management at Penn State Greater Allegheny.
Dr. Temple Lovelace is an advocate for race, class, and ability equity in schools and an Associate Professor at Duquesne University.
Duquesne University is a nationally-recognized private Catholic university that was founded in 1878 by the Spiritan sect of the Catholic Church.
Dr. Lynne Schrum
Dr. Schrum is Dean of the Fischler College of Education at Nova Southeastern University.
West Virginia University
West Virginia University is a public university located in Morgantown, West Virginia.
Jordan Mroziak is the Director of Carnegie Mellon University's CREATE Lab Satellite Network and Coordiantor of Community Outreach.
Ellen Cavanaugh, Ph.D.
As an educator, Ellen works between robotics and theology, encouraging kids to grow and learn through play, game design and STEM principles.
Nico Slate is an Associate Professor of History at CMU who is passionate about education as a form for social change.
Michael Christel is a Teaching Professor at the Entertainment Technology Center at Carnegie Mellon University who is interested in transformational games.
Eastern Westmoreland Career & Technology Center
The EWCTC offers highly technical programs that provide the challenge and rigor required to compete in a modern workforce.
Tom is interested in young people’s motivation and learning in out-of-school time structured activities such as afterschool and community-based programs.