David Kanter

DAVID E. KANTER, Ph.D. Director of SciPlay New York Hall of Science David E. Kanter, Ph.D., joined the New York Hall of Science (NYSCI) in September of 2010 as the inaugural Director of the Sara Lee Schupf Family Center for Play, Science, and Technology Learning (SciPlay). SciPlay is an ...

Katya Hott

KATYA HOTT Learning Content Producer E-Line Media Katya is passionate about teaching and empowering kids through game design. Drawing on her background in classroom instruction and her Masters in Educational Technology from New York University, Katya works with game designers, teachers and ...

Angela Hanshaw

ANGELA HANSHAW Program Officer/Web Editor American Library Association, Public Programs Office Angela Hanshaw is Web Editor at the American Library Association’s Public Programs Office, which promotes cultural and community programming as an essential part of library service. She is ...

Brian Morgan

BRIAN MORGAN GIS Manager UC Davis Arboretum Brian Morgan has worked as the GIS Manger for the UC Davis Arboretum where he and his colleagues mapped their 35,000 specimen living plant collection, designed the ArcGIS Public Garden Data Model, developed the Collection Researcher web map ...

Cheryl McCallum

CHERYL MCCALLUM Director of Education Children’s Museum of Houston Cheryl McCallum, Ed.D., is director of education at the Children’s Museum of Houston, where she has developed and managed educational exhibits and programs for the past 19 years. In 2009, she led the development process for ...

Homa Naficy

HOMA NAFICY Multicultural Services Director Hartford Public Library  A native of Iran, educated in England and France, and now an American citizen, Homa Naficy, moved to the United States in 1986. She began her library career as a Reference Librarian at Newark Public Library after having ...

Keith Ostfeld

KEITH OSTFELD Director of Educational Technology and Exhibit Development Children’s Museum of Houston Keith Ostfeld is the Director of Educational Technology and Exhibit Development for the Children’s Museum of Houston (CMH). Originally a high school and middle school Biology and Integrated ...

Nini Beegan

NINI BEEGAN Projects Coordinator Carroll County Division of Library Development & Services Nini Beegan works on projects related to staff learning at the Division of Library Development & Services, Maryland State Department of Education.  Recently, she has been working with ...

Jenn Gustetic

JENN GUSTETIC Prizes and Challenges Program Executive NASA Ms. Gustetic’s experience has focused on the public sector with concentrations on prizes and challenges, open government, innovation, public private partnerships, grants management, and technology policy. Currently, Ms. Gustetic is ...

Lisa Brahms

LISA BRAHMS Director of Learning and Research Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh Lisa Brahms is the Director of Learning and Research at Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh.  Lisa has been an educator and designer of formal and informal learning experiences and environments for over a decade, ...