BOC Member & Business Community Representative/SCUSD Parent
A long-time educator, Colleen has spent more than 16 years living in the Sacramento region. From 2001-2014, Colleen had moved to Phoenix, Arizona to pursue her PhD under the guidance of one of the foremost physics education researchers in the country. After graduating, and following her position at ASU, she returned to Sacramento ready to contribute her wealth of knowledge and experience towards Sacramento’s educational enterprise.
With 30 years dedicated to education, Colleen brings multiple perspectives to the committee; that of a classroom teacher, of a science department chair, of a teacher educator, of a science ed. researcher, and of a grant manager and non-profit Executive Officer, all carrying an abundance of responsibilities.