Ms. Mann is currently a teaching assistant, graduate research assistant and assistant instructor at the University of Texas at Austin while pursuing her Ph.D. in STEM Education. Previously, Ms. Mann was the Science Endowed Chair of the Kerrville Independent School District where she coordinated science education for K-12th grade; prior to that, she was the Science Department Chair and Science Fair Coordinator at Vista Ridge High School in Leander. Ms. Mann has published extensively and given presentations about science education. She was a participant in the 1985 International Science and Engineering Fair and placed second in her category.
Ms. Mann holds a BS in Biology from Furman University in South Carolina and an MA in Science Education from the University of South Florida.