Portfolio

Featured Projects


Hive Chicago Moonshots
Mozilla, Hive Chicago
The collective action framework for Hive Chicago: calls-to-action that mobilize the community to generate solutions around shared issues.

Hive Chicago Professional Learning Community
Mozilla, Hive Chicago
A multi-modal, openly networked, and participatory professional learning community focused on developing ditributed community leadership.

Civic Hack Day
Adler Planetarium, Chicago
A youth-driven, community hack day to celebrate the 2013 National Day of Civic Hacking.

Air Force Academy High School Partnership
Adler Planetarium, Chicago
A unique Museum–School partnership egaging CPS students and teachers in STEM opportunities.

Operation Airlift
Adler Planetarium, Chicago
A one-of-a-kind, near-space exploration, team-competition for teens, mentored by STEM professionals.

Other Projects


Hive Smart Grid Challenge
Mozilla, Hive Chicago
A $200K Hive funding challenge from Illinois Science and Energy Innovation Foundation.

STEM Scholar Alumni Program
Big Shoulders Fund, Chicago
Designing an alumni engagement opportunity for graduates entering High School.

Hive Community Member Badge
Mozilla, Hive Chicago
The official digital badge for Hive Learning Networks that recognizes openly-networked professional activity.  

Hack Shop
Big Shoulders Fund, Chicago
A peer-based, participatory, interest-driven, self-paced STEM enrichment experience for middle school youth.    

Chicago Summer of Learning: All Acess Pass
Adler Planetarium, Chicago
A badged, STEM museum, pathway experience for Chicago high school teens centered around blogging.

Adler Teens
Adler Planetarium, Chicago
A STEM pathways program for Chicago middle school, high school and college youth.    

RoboFalcons Robotics
Adler Planetarium, Chicago
Chicago’s Air Force Academy High School MATE underwater and FIRST Tech Challenge robotics team.