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Tom Turner

Orange County Department of Education
Tom currently serves as the Director of Instruction overseeing STEM with the Orange County Department of Education. In this role, he regularly interacts with classroom teachers, site administrators, and district leadership in implementing STEM professional learning and program development. As an educator for the last 20 years, Tom has worked as a classroom teacher, Elementary School Principal, and, now, Director. Tom also is a member of the Orange County STEM Ecosystem Executive Committee, Orange County Discovery Cube Board of Directors, and supports grants from the National Science Foundation.