Current TBR-Teacher Preparation Partnership Collaborators and Contributors



Dr. Jim Kelley, Project PI

Dr. Anant Godbole, Project Co-PI

Dr. Judy Hector, Project Co-PI

Dr. Margaret Phelps. Project Co-PI


Dr. George Vaughan, Evaluator, North Carolina State University.

Dr. Pat Cunniff, Chair, National Visiting Committee, Prince George’s Community College.

Mr. Joe Andrews, National Visiting Committee, Tennessee Small Business Development Center.

Dr. Kate Denniston, National Visiting Committee, Towson University.

Dr. Marj Enneking, National Visiting Committee, Portland State University.


Mr. Chuck English, Independent Science Education Consultant.

Dr. Mary Lou Witherspoon, Professor of Mathematics, Austin Peay State University.

Dr. Steve Robinson, Professor of Physics, Tennessee Technological University.

Ms. Pat DeRoos, retired science teacher Oak Ridge City Schools.

Ms. Andrea Wentworth, doctoral student in science education, University of Tennessee Knoxville.

Mr. Garry Pennycuff, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Pellissippi State Technical Community College.

Ms. Audrey Williams, Technology Specialist, Pellissippi State Technical Community College.


Dr. Terry Lashley, Assistant Professor of Education, Tennessee Technological University, former Director of Appalachian Rural Systemic Initiative and University of Tennessee Director for the NSF Appalachian Math/Science Partnership (MSP) Project; current PI for the Tennessee MSP East Tennessee Science Partnership Project. Mr. English, Ms. DeRoos, Ms. Wentworth, and Mr. Pennycuff are all professional development leaders in the latter project.


Dr. Richard Audet, Associate Professor of Teacher Education, Roger Williams University and Ms. Linda Jordan, Tennessee State Science Coordinator; producers of the CD, Tennessee’s Next Generation Tools for Teaching Standards-Based Science in the Twenty-first Century.