Secretary – Rebecca Remis

Rebecca Remis has been teaching Earth Science at Schalmont High School in Schenectady for the past 23 years. She is the Science Department Coordinator for Schalmont HS, and has advised the New York State Science Honor Society, Riverwatch Club, and Science Olympiad. Becky is also an adjunct associate professor at Clarkson University’s Capital Region Campus (formerly Union Graduate College) in Schenectady in their MAT program, and has helped teach courses in the History and Philosophy of Science, Astronomy and STEM Methods for preservice science teachers and graduate teaching assistants. Right now Becky is the Director at Large for Earth Science for the Science Teacher Association of New York State (STANYS) and membership chair of the Eastern Section of STANYS. She is a STANYS Fellow, a National Board Certified Teacher, and holds NYS teacher certifications in General Science, Biology, Chemistry and Earth Science. Becky graduated from Cornell University with a BS in Biology and Union College with an MAT degree.  In her free time she loves to garden, play soccer, hike with her dogs, bike, kayak and travel.