Catch the vision for our area’s newest innovative initiative that is preparing high school students for a fast track to careers in science, technology, engineering and math. Join us for a tour of the new regional XLR8 STEM Academy and a lunch presentation from XLR8′s Director, Susan Cash. Hosted by the Region 2000 Technology Council.
SPEAKER: SUSAN CASH
Susan Cash has spent the last twenty years in various educational positions, most recently with Lynchburg City Schools. She has served as the division-wide career counselor and as a school counselor at Heritage High School. She holds an undergraduate degree in psychology with a minor in special education from James Madison University. Cash graduated from Lynchburg College in 2001 with a master’s of education degree in school counseling and earned a master’s of education in education leadership from Lynchburg College in 2012. She received the 2006 “Creating Excellence Award” from the Virginia Department of Education.