TC Travis

TC Travis most recently served InnEdCO as its President and led with a quiet, yet focused and determined style.

TC was born in Germany, raised in Northern California and Eastern Colorado. She has been married to Tracy Travis for 27 years and they have two grown children—Garrett and Ryan. TC enjoys camping, being outdoors, and knitting.

TC taught grades 3-5, specializing in differentiated math instruction, before taking the position of Director of Technology. Her areas of expertise include software training, PowerSchool, SIS, and Excel. Her passion as an educator lies in believing in students, identifying individual talents, and then watching those youth grow into young adulthood.

TC has attended InnEdCO conferences as a teacher since 2000. She presented and volunteered for three years before joining the InnEdCO Board in October 2010.

Follow on Twitter: @tctravis

ERIN MAGLEY

Erin Magley served on the InnEdCO/TIE Board of Directors for 10 years as the Sponsorship Chairperson. She is an Educational Technology Specialist in Denver Public Schools and just completed her 20th year in the district! Her passion for helping teachers connect with their students and using technology to enhance those relationships is only surpassed by her love of learning about human interaction. She looks forward to her continued partnership with Innovative Education Colorado!

As a returning Peace Corps volunteer in 1997, Erin became a bilingual elementary teacher for Denver Public Schools. She taught ECE, Kindergarten, 3rd, and 5th grades before becoming the technology teacher in her school. She has since joined the Educational Technology Team in DPS and loves helping teachers better understand how to engage their digital learners on a daily basis. Since joining the Educational Technology Team at DPS, Erin has been recognized in her district for providing outstanding customer service. A Colorado native, Erin enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and keeping bees in her backyard.

Erin started as an attendee at InnEdCO, then presented sessions for multiple years before being recruited to the InnEdCO Board of Directors in 2008. She finds great fulfillment in collaborating with the other board members to organize the premier educational technology event for Colorado, every year.

Follow on Twitter: @emdisi1

JESSICA RALEIGH

Jessica Raleigh served on the InnEdCO Board of Director for the 16-17 school year as its Marketing and Communications Chairperson. Jessica brought a desire for consistency and professionalism to InnEdCO and partnered with Brandon Petersen to revamp the InnEdCO website.

Jessica is a Personalized Learning Coach at McGlone Academy in Denver and the organizer of the #BFC530 education community. Prior to her time at McGlone she was the Program Manager for Personalized Professional Learning and a Blended and Personalized Learning Field Manager, supporting many of the K-12 teachers and students in Denver Public Schools. She has taught in a variety of urban and suburban settings with limited to no technology up to 1:1 and BYOD GAFE environments and worked in the private sector as an IT Manager. She currently facilitates professional development for schools, districts, and national conferences and consults on a variety of topics that support student centered learning and learner agency.

Jessica is passionate about creating and encouraging experiences that meet the needs of all learners through the use of meaningful technology, the arts, and inquiry. Jessica is an advocate for reflective practices, personalized learning, and student-centered approaches that empower learners of all ages with the tools they need to succeed and take ownership of their journey.

“Forever Learner, Thinker, Educator.”

Follow on Twitter: @tyrnad

MANUEL GONZALES

Manuel moved to Colorado in January of 2011. He grew up in a town located in the panhandle of West Texas called Levelland. Manuel is a first generation college graduate thanks to “Upward Bound,” a college prep program he completed in high school.

Manuel has known his wife since the 2nd grade, although they didn’t date until both obtained their undergraduate degrees; her from Texas A&M, Manuel from Texas Tech. Needless to say, their house rule is that they do not watch football together when those two college teams play. Manuel is a certified Tennis Pro through USPTA and he coaches tennis as well.

Manuel’s areas of educational expertise include: Interactive Whiteboards (he’s a certified trainer in SMART, Promethean, and Mimio), Mobile Technologies, Learning Management Systems (Schoology, Edmodo, and Moodle), Technology Planning, and Professional Development. Prior to moving to Colorado, Manuel worked at the Oklahoma State Department of Education where he provided professional development training to 3,000 teachers and administrators annually. Manuel also approved over 500 district technology plans each year for E-rate funding eligibility.

Manuel joined the InnEdCO Board in November 2012 and 2011 was his first Conference experience. He has participated in the summer conference as a presenter and has been a chairperson for both Leadership and Presentations . This summer, Manuel is the Communications/PR chairperson for the 2015 InnEdCO conference.

Follow on Twitter: @ManuelGonzales

KIM LeCLAIRE

Since arriving in Colorado in 1998, Kim and her family have enjoyed skiing, hiking, and camping in the course of exploring surrounding areas. As an avid reader, she balances professional favorites: Yong Zhao’s Catching Up or Leading the Way and World Class Learning with her book club reading. She loves to travel and experience the people, cultures, and foods of the locality.

Kim is passionate about melding curriculum and instruction, pedagogy and technology. She works closely with districts to ensure that technology supports highly effective, digital age teaching and learning.

Kim attended conferences and was a frequent presenter long before joining the InnEdCO Board of Directors. She applied what she learned and began networking with colleagues across the state and beyond. Kim joined the Board in 2009 and was immediately swept up in planning InnEdCO’s partnership with ISTE’s 2010 Conference. She then served as presentation chairperson and the Leadership Academy chairperson. InnEdCO is the affiliate organization for International Society for Technology in Educational (ISTE), and through this relationship we have a more global perspective for the work we do.

Follow on Twitter: @kimmcmonagle

Other Past Board Members

Shery Watson

Nathan Humphrey

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