our team

All iSPACE programs are expertly led by trained iSPACE personnel, all of whom have Education and/or STEM degrees OR extensive experience teaching.

Sue Hare
Executive Director

iSPACE Team:

Jean Bolte, Technologist/Educator
Wendy New, Administrative Assistant/Educator
Sheryl Melvin, Training/Professional Development/Educator
Amy Pitzer, Program Prep Specialist/Educator
Mike Schmidt, Technologist/Educator
Allison Sommers, Program Coordinator/Educator
Barb Stiftar, Administrative Assistant
Beth Taylor, Deputy Director

Matt Ahrnsen
Barb Begley
Cathy Cepress
Rina Dizon
Steve Federman
Jennifer Grant  
Sally Hobart
JoAnn Keene  
Bev Ketron  
Tommy Kirk
Laura Luckhaupt
Leslie Nettling 
Wendy New
Su Reese
Sarah Rowland
Donna Schuler
Liezil Silvis
Mark Striker
Holly Templeton
Amanda Tu
Jeff Winslow
Sharon Young
Becky Zebold

Summer Educators:

Andrea Aflalo
Barb Begley
Jean Bolte
Maddie Breetz
Ken Clark
Rina Dizon (Camp Director)
Kelly Egan
Matt Emerine
Katie Fath
Richard Forrester
Sarah Forrester
Jennifer Grant
Lisa Holt-Taylor
JoAnn Keene
Laura Luckhaupt
Tommy Kirk
Becca Melvin
Sheryl Melvin
Chris Metzger 
Wendy New
Amy Pitzer (Camp Director)
Sarah Rowland
Mackenzie Schmidt
Donna Schuler
Liezel Silvis
Allison Sommers (Camp Director)
Kelly Stephens
Mark Striker
Holly Templeton
Nicki Thomas
Ginger Veces
Drewe Warndorff
Jeff Winslow


Do you want to make a difference?
Do you want to change a child's life?
Do you want to inspire the next generation?

iSPACE is looking for highly passionate and dedicated people to join their staff of part time educators. iSPACE provides STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) programming for academic enrichment through engaging interactive instruction (e.g. rocketry, LEGO Engineering, LEGO robotics). Experience with teaching in an informal educational or formal classroom setting preferred, but not necessary.

When we have diverse experiences, backgrounds, and cultures, we broaden our horizons, enrich our lives, and learn to value others. iSPACE is committed to fostering an inclusive environment where all employees feel welcome. At iSPACE, we honor, appreciate, and recognize all of our staff and value their uniqueness.

Training will be provided. Applicants must be 18 years of age, have a valid driver’s license and pass a background check. Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include weekends and evenings. To apply, please send a resume to info@ispacestem.org.