We are excited that several women in prominent positions in Information Technology areas from local firms and UNCG have volunteered their time to share their experience and talk to the workshop participants about IT education and career paths. GCS Technology Educator and women faculty from UNCG will be involved in conducting the hands-on sessions.

If you are a high school student interested in assisting with camp, please complete the following form.

**The list includes those who have participated over the years and will continue to be updated as participants are confirmed.**

HandyCapable Network

  • Barbara L. Davis, Executive Director

Guilford County Schools

  • Candice Kennedy, Technology Educator
  • Joanne Miles, Career and Technology Education (administration)

American Association of University Women (AAUW)

  • Marlene Pratto
  • Everlena Diggs
  • ¬†Susan Winstead

The University of Virginia

  • Lauren McSwain-Starrett, M.P.P. Sr. PR & Marketing Specialist, ITC Customer Communications Dept. of Information Technology & Communication

UNCG Affiliates

  • Gloria Thornton, Associate Vice Chancellor for Client Services
  • Dana Gaspar, UNCG IT Services

UNCG Information Systems and Operations Management Department

Bryan IT

  • Dr. Aprille Black, Instructional Technology Consultant/Lecturer


  • Tala Mirzae, Phd Student
  • Minoo Modaresnezhad, Phd Student
  • Rudolph Bedeley, Phd Student
  • Richelle Oakley, former PhD Student


  • Maureen Allen, Elon University
  • Xia Zhao, Assistant Professor, ISSCM Department
  • Lakshmi Iyer, Associate Professor,¬†Appalachian State University