Champions Board for Great Plains Girls Collaborative Project

Champions Board members are selected to give the project a balance of desirable expertise and regional representation, including industry representatives, informal learning educators, gender equity experts, science and mathematics education representatives, and educational policy experts.

Board members were selected to give the project a balance of desirable expertise and regional representation, including industry representatives, informal learning educators, gender equity experts, science and mathematics education representatives, and educational policy experts. The Board meets at least twice yearly in person, via teleconference, or webinars. Current Champions Board members are:

 

  • Patty Hall
    Northeast South Dakota Area Health Education Center
  • Katie Hasbargen, Microsoft MORE Program
  • Debra Huber
    North Dakota Career and Technical Education
  • Gary Inman, Information Technology Counsel of North Dakota
    The Information Technology Council of North Dakota (ITCND) represents nearly 100 IT-related software developers, telecommunications companies, Internet providers and content developers, systems integrators, educational institutions, state agencies and manufacturers across North Dakota.
  • Jessica Jones, South Dakota Discovery Center
    To provide South Dakotans a continuum of science opportunities that spark exploration and new discovery at every age level.
  • Kristie Maher, South Dakota Discovery Center
    To provide South Dakotans a continuum of science opportunities that spark exploration and new discovery at every age level.
  • Sarah Sletten, STEM Coordinator - Mayville State University
    The mission of Mayville State University STEM Education is to enhance STEM instruction by working with P-16 teachers, Mayville State teacher candidates, parents and community members to prepare all students for success in the 21st century.