Retired from Columbia Public Schools after 30 years of service, Mr. Adams was hired in 2018 to be our Executive Director.   During his time with CPS he served as a Technology Education teacher at Jefferson Jr. High School  (1988-2007),  Information Technology Specialist for the district (2005-2010)  Practical Arts Coordinator (2010-2016) and ended his CPS career as the “STEAM” Coordinator and STEAM Bus driver (2015-2018) where he created a nationally recognized STEAM program with a 99% positive staff rating. Mr. Adams is the one of the founding members of the Columbia STEM Alliance, a local network of educators, business partners, and volunteers that inspired interest in and provides direct support for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math education in the Columbia area!

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