Lisa Dulin is a fifth grade science teacher at Crestview Local School District in Ashland, Ohio. She is an Ohio State University graduate, and completed her 28th year of teaching this year. Her number one goal as a teacher is to help ignite curiosity and inspire a love of learning. She is a co-creator of NERDS, a professional collaboration group of local fifth grade science educators. NERDS created a multi-district STEAM competition that was recognized by NASA Houston, and presented at their Space Exploration Educators Conference in 2019.