Libbey Kitten serves as the Secondary Science Specialist for Henrico County Public Schools in Richmond, Virginia. Her twenty-two year teaching career spans three states in both public and private school settings. Prior to entering the field of education, Libbey worked as an oncology research assistant at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. When not immersed in science education, Libbey enjoys spending time with her husband and lab partner of twenty-five years, Todd. Libbey was recognized as Henrico County’s 2010 Instructional Leader of the Year.
Featured Science Innovators
Margaux Mitera. Collaboration is key to taking ideas further, and having the right tools can make all the difference. That’s certainly what Margaux Mitera believes. As senior product development engineer in 3M’s Stationery and Office Supplies Division, her work focuses on developing new-to-the-world Post-it® Note products designed to help consumers turn their thoughts into actions and ideas into reality.
Meet Dr. Langer-Anderson. Every day, Dr. Delony Langer-Anderson combines her imagination, insight and scientific expertise to transform ideas into products that make lives better. As a senior product development specialist in the 3M Consumer Health Care Division, Dr. Langer-Anderson solves real-world health care challenges and works to develop products that help people in pain feel better.
Meet John Henderson. As a senior product development engineer in 3M’s Automotive Aftermarket Division (AAD), he works to enhance the collision repair process through the development of paint-related products like cups and spray guns. He creates products that reduce the time workers spend cleaning equipment with solvent and the amount of materials wasted per repair, as well as those that help body shops to deliver a shiny, like-new vehicle back to the customer as quickly as possible.