The Prize Judging Panels

 
 
 

Children's, Middle Grades, and Hands-On Committee

 

Terrence E. Young, Jr., M.Ed., MLS, Chairperson
Librarian and STEM Literacy Consultant
New Orleans, LA

Margaret Bush
Professor emerita
Simmons College    Boston, MA

Linda Gardner Doll
Lafayette Hill, PA

Dr. Barbara Gage
Physical Science Dept.
Prince George's Community College
Largo, MD

 

 

Barbara A. Genco
Director of Collection Development
Brooklyn Public Library
Brooklyn, NY

Daniel (Tim) Gerber
Biology Dept. & River Studies Program
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
La Crosse, WI

Amy Holcomb
Experiential Learning Supervisor
Skokie Public Library
Skokie, IL

 

 

Heather Malcomson
Former editor, SB&F
Riva, MD

Carolyn Phelan
Reviewer, Booklist
Librarian, Northbrook Public Library  
Northbrook, IL

Dr. Edward Saiff
School of Science-Biology
Ramapo College      Mahwah, NJ

Dr. Frank Truesdale
Professor emeritus
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA

 
 

Young Adult Committee

 

Maren Ostergard, Chairperson
Early Literacy/ Outreach Librarian
King County Library System
Issaquah, WA

Dr. Stephen Burton
Science Outreach Teacher
Loudoun County Public Schools
Springfield, VA

Betty Carter
Professor emerita
Texas Women's University
Denton, TX

 

 

 

Pam Spencer Holley
Past President, Young Adult Library Services Association
Coordinator (retired),  Library Services

Fairfax County, VA, Public Schools
Fairfax, VA

Lauren Lindskog
Youth Services Librarian
Pierce County Library System
Tacoma, WA

Cathryn Mercier
Professor, Director of the Children's Literature Program
Simmons College
Boston, MA

Nadeene Riddick
AAAS Fellow
National Science Foundation
Alexandria, VA

 

Dr. Dennis Schatz
Program Director
National Science Foundation
Arlington, VA

Harry Weekes
Head of School
The Sage School
Hailey, ID

John Welch
Media Coordinator (retired)
Enloe High School
Raleigh, NC

Dr. John Whitmer
Professor emeritus
Western Washington University
Bellingham, WA