Barbara Dunham has seventeen years’ experience teaching Career Technologies/STEM education within a public-school setting. During this time she has mentored novice teachers within her school district and the National Education Association. Barbara graduated from Capella University with a Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Management. She is the ITEEA State Champion for Alabama, former NSTA Technology Advisory Committee Chair, NAEP Panelist, Engineering Academy Program of Instruction Developer State of Alabama, Career Cluster Technologies Program of Instruction Developer State of Alabama, US Department of Education Grant Panelist Moderator, former Alabama Science Teachers Association Professional Development Director and Post- Secondary Director, and Department Chair, Career Discoveries.