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Leadership Team

Amy Blaubach

CEO / Founder, Curious Minds LLC | Board of Directors, SciMathMn
Licensure:

State of Minnesota Earth and Space Science Teaching License, 7-12 Grades

Education:

A.A., Resource Management
Sterling College, Vermont, 1992

B.S., Geology, minor in Chemistry
University of Montana, 1994

B.S., Earth and Space Science education
University of Wyoming, 1997

Experience:

Geochemist
Yellowstone National Park

Curriculum writer and educator
Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul

Science Writer
Twin Cities Public Television, Sparticl website

Jennifer Hawley

Curriculum Development / STEM Instructor, Curious Minds, LLC
Licensure:

State of Minnesota Elementary Education Teaching License, K-6 Grades

Education:

State of Minnesota Elementary Education Teaching License, K-6 Grades

Experience:

Science Specialist
Bloomington Public Schools
2002-2004

First Grade teacher
Bloomington Public Schools
2000-2002

Classroom Volunteer
2006-present

Girl Scout Volunteer
2010-2016

PTA Treasurer
2009-2012

Sara Bernard

Program Manager / STEM Instructor, Curious Minds, LLC
Licensure:

PreK-6th; State of Minnesota

Education:

B.S., Elementary Education
Early Childhood Minor
University of River Falls, WI, 2001

Experience:

Elementary Level Teacher
2002-2007; 2014-2016

Middle School Camp Counselor
2003-2005

Private Tutor, with a specialty in Learning Disorders
Orton Gillingham trained
2003-2014

Substitute Teacher
Prior Lake Public Schools
2017-present

Girl Scout leader
2012–present

Board Member of Children’s Hospital Association