Melissa Frey has been an educator since 1993. She started her career as a middle school language arts and social studies teacher, working with sixth and seventh grade students in both Long Island and Brooklyn, New York for eight years. Frey has a New York State Permanent Certification in Elementary Education Grades N-9, English 7-12 […]
David E. Welsh is the Executive Director of Executive Education at Lehigh University’s College of Business and Economics with responsibility for the growth and corporate outreach of the University’s specialized business and leadership development programming exclusively designed for executives by Lehigh University faculty. Mr. Welsh brings over 18 years of professional experience in higher education, […]
Destination Imagination Invites more than 150,000 Students Around the World to Compete in the 2016-2017 Challenge Program Season
CHERRY HILL, N.J., Sept. 1, 2016 – Destination Imagination (DI), a non-profit organization dedicated to teaching students the creative process and project management skills through hands-on science, technology, engineering, visual arts and mathematics (STEAM) as well as social entrepreneurship challenges, today announced the kick-off of its 2016-2017 Challenge Program revealing a new series of engaging […]
In May, more than 1,400 student teams from 21 countries gathered in Knoxville, Tennessee to participate in Global Finals 2016. Destination Imagination’s Global Finals is the world’s largest celebration of student creativity and is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for students to meet people from around the world and immerse themselves in a global, multi-cultural learning experience. […]
CHERRY HILL, N.J., May 4, 2016– Destination Imagination (DI), a non-profit organization dedicated to teaching students the creative process through hands-on science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM), as well as through social entrepreneurship challenges, is pleased to announce that Ford Motor Company will be the Innovative Technology Sponsor for the Global Finals 2016 event, […]
Rosemary Bognar Pinney is a CPA and a Director of Smart Thinking, a nonprofit consulting firm specializing in nonprofit executive and financial management, process improvement, and organizational development, currently serving as the Director of Finance for a multi-agency educational San Diego nonprofit. She started her career in the corporate world as a Big 4 CPA, […]
Amanda Potter is the Program Coordinator at Destination Imagination, Inc., where she is involved in program and resource development. Amanda began her Destination Imagination participation at a young age, developing a deep passion for the creative process, teamwork and making a positive difference in the lives of young people. Using the skills and lessons learned as a 13-year […]
Johnny Wells’ 31 years as an educator demonstrated his commitment to students and their futures. He began his career in 1983 at Sulphur Springs Middle School in Texas, where he taught, and spent the majority of his teaching career as a dedicated advocate for gifted and talented education. As a volunteer, Mr. Wells donated his time […]
Our Stats Proven Results Success Stories share OUR IMPACT Every year we impact more than 150,000 students in 48 states and 30 countries. OUR STATISTICS Since our incorporation in 1982, our programs have reached more than 2 million kids. We receive support from 38,000 volunteers who help run our programs around the world. 150,000 PARTICIPANTS ANNUALLY 2,000,000 PROGRAM REACH 38,000+ [...]
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