“Strengthening American Science Education
to Reach World-Class Status"
Director of Maryland Business Roundtable for Education, Inc.
June 1, 2012
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
has been executive director of the MBRT since its founding in 1992. The MBRT is a coalition of more than 100
leading Maryland businesses that have made a long-term commitment to support
education reform and improve student achievement in Maryland.
MBRT has been recognized nationally by The Business
Roundtable, the National Alliance of Business, the Public Relations Society of
America, and the U.S. Department of Education…and regionally by Maryland
educator associations and the Maryland State Department of Education.
A former teacher, county administrator, and U.S.
Senatorial state director, June works relentlessly to involve business in the
process of school improvement. With a
B.S. in education from the University of Maryland and a master's degree and
certificate of advanced study in liberal arts from Johns Hopkins University,
June's leadership skills, diverse background, and unbending integrity have won
her the respect and confidence of corporate executives, educators, government
officials, and community leaders.
Streckfus co-chaired the
Governor's Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Task Force and
serves on the Governor's P-20 Leadership Council; MSDE's Educator Effectiveness
Panel, Race To The Top Advisory Board, K-12 Assessment Advisory Council; and
College of Notre Dame Teacher Education Advisory Board.
Sponsored by the Women Chemists Committee.