Laurie Fernandez

 Laurie

Information Technology/Programming 

lauriefernandez@kentisd.org
616.364.8421 x2654

Number of Years of service
KCTC: 4

Professional Organizations
SkillsUSA Lead and Programming Advisor

Industry Experience / Background
East Grand Rapids Public Schools – Computer Technician and Video Game Programming Teacher

West Michigan Academy of Environmental Science – Computer Teacher

Lockheed Missiles and Space Co. – Computer Programmer

Education
Grand Valley State University, Allendale Michigan
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Mathematics
Secondary Education Certification

Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Master’s Program Learning Disabilities

Grand Rapids Community College, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Computer Classes in Graphics Design

Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan
Occupational Certification

 Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
Educational Technology Certification 

Personal

Married 30 years to Larry Fernandez, Data Systems Engineer, Amway

Daughter, Theresa Fernandez, Urbana, IL, Graphics Designer

Son, Nicholas Fernandez, East Lansing, Lab Manager with the Plant Biology Lab at MSU