Dr Sylvie Giral Kacmarcik, Major, CAP
Director of Aerospace Education

  • Civil Air Patrol Member since 2017
  • Senior rating in Aerospace Education 
  • Completed Training Leaders of Cadets Basic, Intermediate & Advanced training courses
  • Worked in Aerospace Education at the squadron level since joining CAP, and at wing levels since Fall 2018 
  • Aerospace, STEM, and Cyber Education Officer for Washington All Mission Academy since Summer 2018 
  • Washington Wing Green Darner Cyber Education Camp Standard and Advanced Levels - Director and Instructor - virtual summers 2020-2021
  • Pacific Region AE- Cyber Education Officer since July 2021
  • Attended 2018-2020 National Conference / AE Learning Labs, 2019 & 2021 National AEO school, 2018-2020 PCR AEO school, 2019 WAWG Spring Conference, 2017-2019 WAWG Fall Workshops, 2019-2020 ORWG Fall Conference.

  • Master of Science in Geology and Doctorate in Environmental Geosciences from the University of Aix-Marseille III, Marseille - France, with research project in collaboration with Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, and field research performed in the Amazon Basin, Brazil

  • Teaching since December 1989 at universities, colleges as a geologist / geochemist, and at private Montessori schools as a foreign language instructor and a STEM specialist

  • Montessori certified for students 0 to 12 years old; worked in classrooms with students from 2 years old to 9th grade

  • STEM instructor for a Montessori teacher training program since 2008

(Current as of 05-Oct-20)