George Lucas Educational Foundation

Diana Laboy-Rush

Diana is an electrical engineer and a former math teacher, with a passion for exposing children of all ages to the possibilities of STEM. In 2007, she founded Portland Wiz Kids, a company that offers technology and engineering programs for elementary and middle-school students in a variety of school and enrichment settings. She joined in 2009 as manager of its STEM programs, supporting educators to integrate STEM instruction into the classroom.

Areas of Interest: 
STEM education,
Project Based Learning,
Engineering education,
Creative Problem Solving,