PBS Digital Innovators

Class of 2016

Larissa Wright-Elson Alaska
Larissa Wright-Elson
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Alaska Public Media
  • South Anchorage High School
  • Anchorage, Alaska
Larissa's Story
Nira Dale Alabama
Nira Dale
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Alabama Public Television
  • Florence City Schools
  • Florence, Alabama
Nira's Story
Mary Beth Hatch Arkansas
Mary Beth Hatch
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Arkansas Educational Television Network
  • Harrison Junior High School
  • Harrison, Arkansas
Mary Beth's Story
Kaci Heins Arizona
Kaci Heins
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Arizona PBS
  • Northland Preparatory Academy
  • Flagstaff, Arizona
Kaci's Story
Margaret Agbowo California
Margaret Agbowo
PBS Digital Innovator
  • KQED
  • Berkeley Technology Academy
  • Berkeley, California
Margaret's Story
Andrea Adams Colorado
Andrea Adams
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Rocky Mountain PBS
  • Skyview Middle School
  • Colorado Springs, Colorado
Andrea's Story
Leon Tynes Connecticut
Leon Tynes
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Connecticut Public Television
  • Engineering and Science University Magnet School
  • New Haven, Connecticut
Leon's Story
Blair Mishleau District of Columbia
Blair Mishleau
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WHUT
  • KIPP DC Heights Academy
  • Washington, District of Columbia
Blair's Story
Jennifer Guido Delaware
Jennifer Guido
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WHYY
  • Richard Shields Elementary School
  • Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
Jennifer's Story
Dan Koch Florida
Dan Koch
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WUFT
  • Citrus Springs Middle School
  • Citrus Springs, Florida
Dan's Story
Shana White Georgia
Shana White
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Georgia Public Broadcasting
  • Creekland Middle School
  • Lawrenceville, Georgia
Shana's Story
Liz Castillo Hawaii
Liz Castillo
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Hawaii PBS
  • Punahou School
  • Honolulu, Hawaii
Liz's Story
Joseph McCright Iowa
Joseph McCright
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Iowa Public Television
  • Stowe Elementary School
  • Des Moines, Iowa
Joseph's Story
John Stegmaier Idaho
John Stegmaier
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Idaho Public Television
  • Timberline High School
  • Boise, Idaho
John's Story
Aleta Garrett Illinois
Aleta Garrett
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WTTW
  • City Incite/CPS High Schools
  • Chicago, Illinois
Aleta's Story
Jared Knipper Indiana
Jared Knipper
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WNIT
  • Syracuse Elementary School
  • Syracuse, Indiana
Jared's Story
Todd Flory Kansas
Todd Flory
PBS Digital Innovator
  • KPTS
  • Wheatland Elementary School
  • Wichita, Kansas
Todd's Story
James Wampler Kentucky
James Wampler
PBS Digital Innovator
  • KET
  • Shelby County High School
  • Louisville, Kentucky
James's Story
Cassie Krause Louisiana
Cassie Krause
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WYES
  • Scitech Academy
  • New Orleans, Louisiana
Cassie's Story
Michelle Read Massachusetts
Michelle Read
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WGBH
  • Oak Middle School
  • Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
Michelle's Story
Marcia Porter Maryland
Marcia Porter
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Maryland Public Television
  • Lockerman Middle School
  • Denton, Maryland
Marcia's Story
Beth Heidemann Maine
Beth Heidemann
PBS Digital Innovator
  • MPBN
  • Cushing Community School
  • Rockland, Maine
Beth's Story
Andrew Hopkins Michigan
Andrew Hopkins
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Detroit Public TV
  • Tyrone Elementary School
  • Harper Woods, Michigan
Andrew's Story
Jesse Buetow Minnesota
Jesse Buetow
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Twin Cities Public Television
  • Randolph Heights Elementary School
  • St. Paul, Minnesota
Jesse's Story
Chantell Mason Missouri
Chantell Mason
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Nine Network
  • Iveland Elementary
  • St. Louis, Missouri
Chantell's Story
Carmen Christmas Mississippi
Carmen Christmas
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Mississippi Public Broadcasting
  • Quitman County Middle School
  • Cleveland, Mississippi
Carmen's Story
Shelly Stanton Montana
Shelly Stanton
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Montana PBS
  • Billings Public Schools
  • Billings, Montana
Shelly's Story
Rebecca Goddard North Carolina
Rebecca Goddard
PBS Digital Innovator
  • UNC-TV
  • Bostian Elementary School
  • China Grove, North Carolina
Rebecca's Story
Kayla Delzer North Dakota
Kayla Delzer
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Prairie Public Television
  • Legacy Elementary School
  • West Fargo, North Dakota
Kayla's Story
Andrew Easton Nebraska
Andrew Easton
PBS Digital Innovator
  • NET
  • Westside High School
  • Omaha, Nebraska
Andrew's Story
Patrick Kaplo New Hampshire
Patrick Kaplo
PBS Digital Innovator
  • New Hampshire Public Television
  • Windham High School
  • Windham, New Hampshire
Patrick's Story
Steve  Isaacs New Jersey
Steve Isaacs
PBS Digital Innovator
  • NJTV/WNET
  • William Annin Middle School
  • Basking Ridge, New Jersey
Steve 's Story
Dominic Pettine New Mexico
Dominic Pettine
PBS Digital Innovator
  • New Mexico PBS
  • Washington Middle School
  • Albuquerque, New Mexico
Dominic's Story
Casey Korder Nevada
Casey Korder
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Vegas PBS
  • Claude & Stella Parson Elementary School
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
Casey's Story
Katie Jacobsen New York
Katie Jacobsen
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WCNY
  • Hamilton Central School
  • Hamilton, New York
Katie's Story
Kevin Cornell Ohio
Kevin Cornell
PBS Digital Innovator
  • ThinkTV
  • Dayton Regional Stem Center
  • Dayton, Ohio
Kevin's Story
Drew Robinson Oklahoma
Drew Robinson
PBS Digital Innovator
  • OETA - The Oklahoma Network
  • Tulsa Public Schools
  • Tulsa, Oklahoma
Drew's Story
Ryan Wiggins Oregon
Ryan Wiggins
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Oregon Public Broadcasting
  • Juniper Elementary School
  • Bend, Oregon
Ryan's Story
Joseph Welch Pennsylvania
Joseph Welch
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WQED
  • North Hills Middle School
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Joseph's Story
Glenda Lozada Puerto Rico
Glenda Lozada
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WMJT Sistema
  • Josefina Marrero Febus Elementary School
  • Naranjito, Puerto Rico
Glenda's Story
Roberto Gonzalez Rhode Island
Roberto Gonzalez
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Rhode Island PBS
  • Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School
  • Riverside, Rhode Island
Roberto's Story
Carla Jefferson South Carolina
Carla Jefferson
PBS Digital Innovator
  • South Carolina ETV
  • Darlington County School District
  • Florence, South Carolina
Carla's Story
Heidi Coffin South Dakota
Heidi Coffin
PBS Digital Innovator
  • South Dakota Public Broadcastin
  • Badger Clark Elementary
  • Box Elder, South Dakota
Heidi's Story
Wanda Terral Tennessee
Wanda Terral
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WKNO
  • Lakeland Elementary School
  • Memphis, Tennessee
Wanda's Story
Lisa Johnson Texas
Lisa Johnson
PBS Digital Innovator
  • KLRU
  • Westlake HS
  • Austin, Texas
Lisa's Story
Linda Davis Utah
Linda Davis
PBS Digital Innovator
  • KUED
  • Hillside Middle School
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
Linda's Story
Jacqueline Firster Virginia
Jacqueline Firster
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WETA
  • Abingdon Elementary School
  • Arlington, Virginia
Jacqueline's Story
Sean D'Abbraccio Virgin Islands
Sean D'Abbraccio
PBS Digital Innovator
  • WTJX Virgin Islands
  • Gifft Hill School
  • St. John, United States Virgin Islands, Virgin Islands
Sean's Story
Matt Neckers Vermont
Matt Neckers
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Vermont PBS
  • Green Mountain Technology and Career Center (GMTCC)
  • Eden, Vermont
Matt's Story
Michelle Zimmerman Washington
Michelle Zimmerman
PBS Digital Innovator
  • KCTS9
  • Renton PREP
  • Renton, Washington
Michelle's Story
Laura Busch Wisconsin
Laura Busch
PBS Digital Innovator
  • Milwaukee Public Television/WI Media Lab
  • Blair Elementary School
  • Waukesha, Wisconsin
Laura's Story
Rebecca Recco West Virginia
Rebecca Recco
PBS Digital Innovator
  • West Virginia Public Broadcasting
  • Edgewood Elementary
  • Charleston, West Virginia
Rebecca's Story
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