STEM Advocacy Day

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Capital Region ESD 113’s Lorie Thompson and Gerry Grubbs joined other regional administrators and partners for STEM Advocacy Day January 29, 2020 in Olympia. The purpose of this day is to inform legislators and to advocate for STEM education, particularly for underserved youth in our region and state.

Thank you, Lorie and Gerry, for your continued work and dedication to students in our region!

Front row, left to right: Gerry Grubbs, GRAVITY Principal; Riva Villa, Director of Upward Bound at Evergreen College; Lorie Thompson, Capital Region STEM Network Director.

Back row, left to right: Representative Brian Blake, Legislative District 19 (Grays Harbor/Lewis County); Bob Guenther, Pac Mountain WDC Board Member; and Bill “Sully” Sullivan, Pac Mountain Board Member.