A retired teacher with thirty years of experience teaching high school chemistry and physics in Georgia schools. Joan won many awards during her teaching career, including being named Gwinnett County High School Teacher-of-the Year in 1998. She helped to develop Georgia Public Broadcasting’s Chemistry and Physics series which consists of one hundred instructional videos and over 1000 pages if ancillary teaching materials. The series can be found on GPB’s education website and is widely used across the United States and abroad. Joan continues to work for GPB, supporting teachers.