Dr. Gabriel Lovatt
Dr. Gabriel Lovatt (B.A., English, University of Colorado Denver, '03; M.A., University of Georgia, English Literature, '07; Ph.D., University of Georgia, English Literature, '13; Georgia Tech Brittain Postdoctoral Fellow) is teaching high school English at Athens Academy, an independent school in Athens, GA. Dr. Lovatt is grateful for the invaluable support she received from GT Pre-Teaching during her job search, interviews, and final decision making process.
Dr. Cody Morelock
Dr. Cody Morelock (B.S., Chemistry, Furman University, '09; Ph.D., Chemistry & Biochemistry, '14 and post-doctoral research fellow, Georgia Tech) is teaching Physics and Physical Science at Marietta High School in the Marietta City Schools system. He enjoys spending time with his wife Julianna (also a teacher!) and his dog Charlie.
Steven Morrison (B.S., Management, 2009; B.S., Biology, 2015; M.S., Curriculum & Instruction at Tennessee Tech, class of 2017) is co-teaching 8th grade science at Ooltewah Middle School in Chattanooga, TN as part of Project Inspire. He is currently working on a master's degree and Tennessee teaching certification in Chemistry for grades 6 - 12. Steven has always attended public schools and believes in the ability of public schools to offer all students a valuable education.
Katie Paisley (B.S., Civil Engineering, '04; M.S., Civil Engineering, '05) has over 10 years of experience as a civil engineer with a focus on water and power resources. Katie is fulfilling her dream of becoming a math and science teacher. She is now a 6th and 7th grade math and science teacher at The Kindezi School, a public charter school in the Atlanta Public Schools system. Katie will always be an engineer at heart and will bring many real world applications into her classroom.
Aileen Pollitzer (B.S., Applied Languages & Intercultural Studies in French, '16) was a pre-teaching intern in the CEISMC Pathways. Participating in an internship gave her teaching experience before applying for teaching jobs. Aileen is now teaching French at Norcross High School in the Gwinnett County Schools system.
Erica Louise Richards
Erica Louise Richards (B.S., History, Technology & Society, '15) is the Specials/Studio Teacher in coding and computer science at The Kindezi School Old Fourth Ward, a public charter school in the Atlanta Public Schools system. Affectionately known as "Ms. Rica," Erica Louise serves her community from within the classroom and ignites her students' passion to learn and lead by incorporating spoken word, music, history, and STEAM into her life's work.
Xuechao Jiang (B.S Information Engineering , M.A Electrical and Computer Engineering) is a teacher of robotics and programming at Union Point STEAM Academy of Greene County School as part of the school's STEAM program.