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

  • Civil Air Patrol Member since 2017
  • Technician 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 Education Officer for Washington All Mission Academy since Summer 2018 
  • Attended 2018-2019 National Conference / AE Learning Labs, 2018-2019 PCR AEO school, 2017-2019 WAWG Fall Conferences, 2019 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 29-Jan-19)