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Katie Aquino
Hinsdale South High School
Google Educator, Googler
@edukatiehshs | G+: https://plus.google.com/+KatieAquinoHSHS
High School English teacher and technology integration coach who is into all things cooking, travel, and technology. She is a Mizzou grad, Cub fan, book worm, and Chicago lover.
Session: 'Google Tools: Helping YOU Be A Superhero in the Classroom'

Chris Aviles
Barnegat Township Schools
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer, Google Educator
@techedupteacher | G+: https://plus.google.com/+ChrisAviles/posts
I teach English at Barnegat High School in Barnegat, NJ. I am a GCT, GET, and GEG: NJ Leader. I love Gamification and all things Google!
Session: 'Amazing Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With GAFE.'
Session: 'Next Level Gamification'

Bill Bass
Parkway School District
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer
@billbass | G+: https://plus.google.com/+BillBass
Bill Bass is an Innovation Coordinator for Instructional Technology and Library Media and an adjunct professor of educational technology for Missouri Baptist University in St. Louis, MO.
Session: 'Telling Stories with YouTube'

Marek Beck
Renbrook School
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer, Google Educator, Googler
@marek_beck | G+: https://plus.google.com/+MarekBeck1/posts
•PhD (2015) •GCT •GET •GEG CT Leader •Teaching 18 Years •Adjunct Professor: Designed and Teach 'Technology in Education' Course •Current Head of Upper School Grades 6-9 •Cue Member •Tech Geek
Session: 'Google+ Will Rock Your World!'

Kasey Bell
Region 10 Education Service Center
Google Education Trainer, Google Educator
@ShakeUpLearning | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+KaseyBell/posts
Kasey is an IT facilitator, authorized GET, GEG Leader for North Texas, and blogger. ShakeUpLearning.com is recognized as Must Read Blog for 2014 and go-to resource for Google tips.
Session: 'Ooey, Gooey, Google! Google Apps for the iPad'
Session: 'Digital Differentiation with Google Apps'


Greg Benedis-Grab
Packer Collegiate Institute
Google Education Trainer
@gbenedisgrab | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/110170802414130960617/posts
Greg has been teaching science for over 18 years. He received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science & Mathematics Teaching and was a finalist for the Shell Science Teaching award. He has presented on science, technology and innovation at national conferences and leads teacher workshops globally. He is currently the technology coordinator for the Packer Collegiate Institute in New York. He is also an an adjunct faculty member at Bank Street College Graduate School of Education and Hunter College.
Session: 'Digital Science Notebooks - Using Google Apps to transform science learning'

Jennifer Bloomingdale
Powerful Learning Practice
Google Educator
@bloomingedu | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JenniferBloomingdale/about
Jennifer Bloomingdale has a Masters in Educational Technology, is a former 5th grade teacher and is currently a eCourse facilitator at Powerful Learning Practice.
Session: 'Using Google Apps to Encourage Reflective Practices'

Jeffrey Bradbury
North Brunswick Twp. School District
Google Certified Teacher
@TeacherCast | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+TeacherCast/posts
Jeff is a highly respected educational consultant. He has presented at ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) as well as other nationally recognized conferences, and was one of the founding organizers of edcampNJ. In 2013 he was honored to be the Keynote speaker at the Pearson Authentic Learning Conference. Additionally the TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network has served educational and medical conventions across the country by providing on site live broadcasting to thousands of educators each week.
Session: 'Can WordPress and Google Sites Coexist?'

Heather Breedlove
Litchfield Elementary School District
Google Education Trainer
@hblove03 | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/111452618435526726178/posts/p/pub
Heather Breedlove is a district technology coach and a Google Education Trainer. Her passion is making technology a natural extension of the learning process.
Session: 'Manage Student Docs with Google Classroom'

Charlene Chausis
Aptakisic-Tripp District 102
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer
@cchausis | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+CharleneChausis
Charlene Chausis is the Creativity and Innovation Specialist at Aptakisic-Tripp District 102 in Buffalo Grove, IL, supporting teachers and students in the District's Personal Technology Initiative at Aptakisic Jr. HS.
Session: 'Think About Connections - Using Google Slides for collaborating AND presenting!'

Geri Coats
Righetti High School
Google Certified Teacher
@gericoats | G+: https://plus.google.com/+GeriCoats/posts
Geri Coats is a passionate educator teaching high school English. She loves working with educators to spread the use of technology into more classrooms to improve student learning outcomes.
Session: 'Information gone WILD'

Andy Crozier
Andrew & Easton Valley CSD
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer
@acrozier22 | G+: http://plus.google.com/+AndyCrozier
Andy Crozier is a Superintendent at Andrew & Easton Valley School Districts. Andy has spoke with administrators across the country about how to use Google Apps to communicate, collaborate, and be more efficient as an administrator.
Session: 'Google Apps for School Leaders'

Nick Cusumano
Fort Zumwalt South High School
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer, Google Educator
@edtech4theatre | G+: https://plus.google.com/+NickCusumano/about
Nick is a Theatre and Film Teacher from St. Louis. He co-hosts the TheatreCast podcast on Edreach.us and his blog http://edtech4theatre.com focuses on educational technology resources for Theatre teachers.
Session: 'Head in the Clouds-Chrome Web Apps for Creativity '

Nicole Dalesio
Fairlands Elementary
Google Certified Teacher
@magrelacanela | G+: https://plus.google.com/+NicoleDalesio/posts
Feet in the trenches, head in the cloud, Nicole is a 4th grade teacher and staff developer. Nicole’s specialty is creativity, and has been a Google Certified Teacher since 2009.
Session: 'Digital Storytelling with Google Apps'

Dominique Dynes
ASF Guadalajara
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer
@DominiqueDynes | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DominiqueDynes/about
A Google Certified Teacher and Trainer, Dominique loves opportunities for global collaboration. Living in Guadalajara, Mexico, she is a co-founder of #MexEdChat, a bilingual Twitter chat connecting Latin American educators.
Session: 'Invite the World in!'

Claudia Felske
East Troy Community Schools
Google Education Trainer
@Claudia_Felske | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/1/+ClaudiaFelske/posts
Claudia Felske is Google EDU Certified, National Board Certified, and 2011 Wisconsin High School Teacher of the Year. She has presented at Midwest Google Summit, AP, NCTE and ISTE.
Session: ' Geek is the Word: Using Students for Tech Support & More'

Christy Fennewald
Round Rock ISD
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer, Google Educator, Googler
@christyfenne | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+ChristyFennewaldGCT/
Christy Fennewald is: a learner, artist, ETW-Austin co-organizer, Google Ninja Academy co-founder, digital literacy enthusiast, Google Education Trainer & Google Certified Teacher, GEG CENTX Leader; and is striving for kindness & innovation
Session: 'Secrets of a Google Ninja'

Cori Frede
Duckrey Elementary School
Google Education Trainer, Google Educator
@makingcentsofit | G+: http://plus.google.com/+CoriFrede
Cori is a middle school S.T.E.M. educator and Google Education Trainer that believed technology should be organically merged into the classroom.
Session: 'Simplifying Communication with Google'




Michael Fricano II
Iolani School
Google Education Trainer, Google Educator
@EdTechnocation | G+: https://plus.google.com/+MichaelFricanoII/about
Michael is a Technology Integration Specialist, authorized Google Education Trainer, and has been teaching and providing Google Apps training for students and teachers for more than 5 years.
Session: 'Revolutionize the Research Process w/ Google Drive!'

Josh Gauthier
Unified School District of De Pere
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer
@mrgfactoftheday | G+: https://plus.google.com/+JoshGauthier
Husband. Tech Coach. Gamer. Google Education Trainer & Certified Teacher. Troubleshooter. Still trying to figure this whole teaching thing out. On a relentless pursuit to make education awesome for kids. Pun lover.
Session: 'Designing Personalized Learning'

Naomi Harm
Innovative Educator Consulting
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer, Google Educator, Googler
@nharm | G+: https://plus.google.com/+NaomiHarm
Naomi Harm is a national and International tech presenter specializing in 1:1 mobile learning. She is a Google Certified Teacher, National Intel Senior Trainer and ISTE Faculty Instructor/Tech Coach.
Session: 'Moon Shot Thinking Student Driven Projects'

David Hellam
Riverside School, Prague
Google Certified Teacher
@dhellam | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DavidHellam
David Hellam is a Google Certified Teacher, currently teaching Computer Science at Riverside School in Prague. Google Apps for Education play a key role in his classroom.
Session: 'Turning Ideas Into Reality '





Adam Holden
Fort Hays State University
Google Education Trainer
@acrig15 | G+: https://plus.google.com/+AdamHolden15
Adam Holden has been a school administrator in both the private and public education systems of Europe and the United States for more than 25 years. Adam Chairs the Department of Teacher Education at Fort Hays State University.
Session: 'Developing Complete Course Shells With Open Educational Resources for Teachers '

Julie Kelley
Wilmington Public Schools
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer, Google Educator
@musicroom306 | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/108935283278014256768/posts/p/pub
As an Authorized Google Education Trainer and Google Certified Teacher, Julie is an enthusiastic advocate for using Google tools to enhance education and student learning. She teaches in Wilmington, MA.
Session: 'Harness the power of Google and free your lessons '

Nathan Kellogg
Trinity Episcopal School
Google Education Trainer
@nkellogg | G+: https://plus.google.com/+NathanKellogg
A Google Education Trainer, Nate teaches 7th/8th grade social studies at Trinity Episcopal School in New Orleans, LA. Nate is a co-founder of Louisiana’s monthly #LAedchat, and an EdCampNOLA organizer.
Session: 'Become a Chrome Ninja!'

Will Kimbley
Tulare county Office of Education
Google Certified Teacher
@willkimbley | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+WillKimbley
Will works with, and provides professional development for, numerous conferences and organizations including CUE, ISTE, NSTA, & MACUL. He is a Google Certified Teacher, YouTube Star Teacher, Microsoft Innovative Educator, and CUE Rock Star faculty. Will is president of Central Valley CUE, and works closely with Central Valley Science Project & the San Joaquin Valley Math Project. A Leading Edge Certified Administrator, Digtial Educator, & Professional Developer, he serves on the TICAL Leadership Cadre, as well as TTSC & CASCD committees.
Session: 'Welcome to the (Google) Classroom of the Future'

Linda Lindsay
Seabury Hall
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer
@mauilibrarian2 | G+: https://plus.google.com/+LindaLindsay
Linda Lindsay, teacher-librarian at Seabury Hall on the island of Maui, Hawaii, hosts Google Rocks! Hawaii, a weekly HOA for and by Hawaii educators.
Session: 'All about Hosting a HOA Variety Show for and by Teachers'

Karen Lirenman
Surrey Schools
Google Certified Teacher
@klirenman | G+: https://plus.google.com/+MsKLirenman
Karen is an award winning primary teacher who is transforming education by connecting her students with the world using Twitter, blogs, and video conferencing. Karen is an Apple Distinguished Educator and a Google Certified Teacher.
Session: 'Get Global with Google'

Jane Lofton
Mira Costa High School
Google Certified Teacher, Google Educator
@jane_librarian | G+: http://google.com/+JaneLofton
Teacher Librarian, Mira Costa HS, Manhattan Beach, California; President, California School Library Association 2012-2013; American Association of School Librarians Best Websites for Teaching and Learning Committee member; GCT, Google Educator
Session: 'Inspire Student Collaboration, Creativity, Copyright-Savvy with Slides, Search, & More'

Randy Lyseng
Edmonton Public Schools
Google Education Trainer
@rlyseng | G+: http://plus.google.com/+RandyLysengEdTech
Seasoned educator with over 20 years experience as a teacher and EdTech consultant in his school district. Currently an assistant principal. Father of 2 mini-geeks and married to a geek in training.
Session: 'Pimp My Blog'
Session: 'Gamification Using Google Apps'
Session: 'Google Apps - an Administrator’s BFF'

Allison Mollica
Virtual Learning Academy Charter School
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer, Google Educator, Googler
@amollica | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AllisonMollica/posts?cfem=1
Allison Mollica, M. Ed Tech, is currently a virtual instructor for NH's Virtual Learning Academy. As a Google Apps for Education Trainer, Teacher & Certified Administrator Allison demonstrates to teachers, administrators, teachers and parents how using Google Apps for Education helps engage students, strengthen relationships and ultimately contribute to great satisfaction and success for learning.
Session: 'Learn. Create. Share. Project Based Learning with Google Tools. '

Pete Moran
Frenchtownschool.org
Google Certified Teacher
@ctmtech21 | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+petermoran/posts
An educator for 18 years, Moran is passionate about infusing technology into learning. He is a member/presenter of ISTE, a GCT ‘11 member, and a GPS Network Facilitator.
Session: 'Worldwide Water Health Experiment'

Samantha Morra
Consultant
Google Certified Teacher
@sammorra | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/1/+SamanthaMorra/about
Samantha Morra is passionate about technology and its potential to transform teaching and learning. She is a Google Certified Teacher and has presented at state and national conferences.
Session: 'Google Chrome Extensions: Making Google Work for You'
Session: 'Google Apps on Your iPad'
Session: 'Google Cultural Institute: A Whole New World'

Scott Moss
San Diego Computer Using Educators
Google Certified Teacher, Google Educator, Googler
@scotthmoss | G+: https://plus.google.com/+ScottMoss23/poststtMoss23
Scott has worked in public education for 28 years and higher education for 18. He has taught elementary, middle and high school, as well as educational management. GCT!
Session: 'The World is Yours: Google Earth & Maps'
Session: 'Google Sites for Teachers: maximize your Workflow!'

Natalie O'Neil
West Morris Regional High School District
Google Certified Teacher
@TeachNV | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+NatalieVazquezONeil/about/p/pub
Natalie O’Neil is a GCT, high school English teacher, & adjunct instructor passionate about innovation. She runs a paperless classroom and instructs using a blended model focused on student-centered learning.
Session: 'Collaboration, Differentiation, Gamification: Making ELA FUN'

Gretel Patch
Falls Church City Public Schools
Google Certified Teacher
@edtechdidi | G+: https://plus.google.com/+GretelPatch
Formally, I am a Google Certified Teacher, have my Masters of Educational Technology, and am a Technology Integration Specialist. Informally, I am a global nomad, technology outreach volunteer (most recently in Nepal), and I find great joy in helping others utilize technology tools to become strong 21st Century thinkers and world-changers. I currently work as the Communications Specialist at Falls Church City Schools where I help showcase student learning to our greater school community through a variety of tools. After a short spell in the U.S., I will be moving with my husband and four children to Mumbai, India, where I plan to continue my technology outreach efforts to help empower disadvantaged students.
Session: 'It's All Geek to Me: Add-ons, Extensions, and Apps'

Charles Pawlik
Stamford American International School
Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer, Google Educator
@deanpawlik | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+ChuckPawlik/about
Chuck Pawlik is a Google Certified Teacher and Google Educational Trainer that has over 15 years of experience in education as a teacher and administrator. He has presented at the Google Education Summit in Mexico City and the Florida Educational Technology Conference (FETC). Recently, Chuck became a Flat Connections educator and created the Google+ Community The Open Art Class expanding the walls of the classroom worldwide. He currently educates in Singapore and produces a Google Hangout on Air called Ggle Lunch with John McGowan, which surveys the latest and greatest in Educational tools.
Session: 'Using Google Communities in the Classroom'

Mark Rounds
Monarch School
Google Certified Teacher, Google Educator
@markrounds5 | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MarkRounds
Mark Rounds teaches for San Diego Juvenile Court Schools at The Monarch School, a school for homeless students. He is lead teacher in the CTE Academy, building a Makerspace methodology for at-risk teens.
Session: 'Hacking Google Drive'

David Saunders
Greenwich Country Day School
Google Certified Teacher, Google Educator, Googler
@designsaunders | G+: https://plus.google.com/+DavidSaunders
David is media specialist and technology integrator at GCDS in Connecticut. He is a Google Certified Teacher, Geo Teacher Institute alumnus, GEG leader, and member of the CAIS technology commission.
Session: 'Kicking Maps and Taking Names: Geo Tools in the Classroom'

Adam Seipel
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools
Google Certified Teacher, Google Educator
@AdamSeipel | G+: https://plus.google.com/+AdamSeipel
Adam is an advocate for increasing student voice in leadership roles and through AAC devices. He is a Google Educator and has participated in the Google Teacher Academy in Atlanta.
Session: 'How to Solve for X in Student Leadership'

Adina Sullivan
San Marcos Unified
Google Certified Teacher
@adinasullivan | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AdinaSullivan
Adina is an Educational Technology Coordinator for San Marcos Unified School District, Google Certified Teacher #GTAMTV14. CUE Communications Committee Chair, SDCUE Board Member, Leading Edge Certification Instructor, and EdcampSD Organizer.
Session: 'Digital Tattoo Design with GAFE'

Jerry Swiatek
Citrus County School District
Google Certified Teacher, Google Educator, Googler
@jswiatek | G+: http://plus.google.com/+jerryswiatek
Jerry Swiatek is a Google Certified Teacher and Google Apps Certified Administrator. He works with teachers and students as a District Technology Specialist for the Citrus County School District in Florida.
Session: 'Managing your Google Drive workflow with Google Classroom'

Wanda Terral
Lakeland Elementary School
Google Education Trainer, Google Educator
@wterral | G+: https://plus.google.com/+WandaTerral
Wanda Terral, Instructional Technology Specialist at Lakeland Elementary (Tennessee), is a Google Educator, Google Education Trainer, and Glass Explorer. She's pursuing an EdD in IDT at The University of Memphis.
Session: 'Don't Fear the 'F Word'

Sarah Thomas
Prince Georges County Public Schools
Google Certified Teacher
@sarahdateechur | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+SarahThomasdateechur/posts
Sarah Thomas is a Google Certified Teacher, and the leader of the DC Metro Area Google Educator Group. She also conducts professional development for teacher recertification on Google Drive.
Session: 'How We are Flipping the Script'

Philip Vinogradov
Centennial School District
Google Certified Teacher
@pvinogradov | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PhilipVinogradov/posts
Philip Vinogradov is a Google Certified Teacher and Instructional Technology Specialist who is passionate about leveraging emerging technologies to support transformative teaching, personalized learning, collaboration, and design thinking.
Session: 'Gamification: A framework for instructional design'

Chris Walsh
Zaption
Google Certified Teacher
@fitzwalsh | G+: https://plus.google.com/+ChrisFitzgeraldWalsh/about
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh is an experienced K12 educator, web & media producer, and entrepreneur. Chris co-founded the Google Teacher Academy and is CEO of Zaption, an ed tech startup engaging learners through interactive video.
Session: 'Don’t Just Watch. Learn!'

John Warf
MCNC
Google Education Trainer
@jwarf | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/2/+JohnWarfNC
I have worked in Education the past 15 years in some capacity or another. Mainly working to integrate technology and manage network resources. Lately I have been doing many many many Google Apps migrations!!
Session: 'Google Apps Manager - Managing Google from the Command Line'
Session: 'Google Apps Sharing and Security'

Rita Zeinstejer
TechTools4Educators
Google Certified Teacher
@RitaZ | G+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RitaZeinstejer/posts
Educational Technology Coach • EFL Teacher, Argentina • Cambridge ESOL Oral Examiner • Online and f2f Presenter • Google Certified Teacher 2008 • CALL Consultant http://techtools4educators1.blogspot.com/ • TICenelAULA Director www.zeinstejer.com
Session: 'Become a Smarter Google Searcher'