Danielle, an educator with Santa Fe Public Schools for 15 years, began her relationship with the LANL Foundation in 2007 as a sixth grade teacher when she received a small grant for solar energy curriculum. She continued her love of science by supporting teachers and STEM education in her role as ISEC Science Literacy Coach from 2012 to 2015.
Danielle joined the LANL Foundation staff in 2015. That same year, she completed the Educational Leadership Program at UNM, a post-master’s graduate program resulting in her New Mexico Administrator’s license. She also holds a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction from New Mexico Highlands University.
Danielle has a deep commitment to public education and believes inquiry learning is the catalyst to student engagement.