As a recovering music teacher of 16 years, Mark Hammons currently serves as the Director of Innovation at EdTechTeam. Prior to this adventure, Mark served as the Educational Technology Coordinator at the Fresno County Office of Education. Mark regularly spends his time coaching educators by conducting hands-on learning opportunities and sharing ideas with attendees at Ed Tech conferences. In additional, Mark also provides multimedia and mobile solutions for educators throughout the United States. Mark holds an M.A. in Educational Technology specializing in mobile learning and instructional design. Mark is an Apple Distinguished Educator, Google Innovative Educator, authorized Google Education Certified Trainer and New Media Consortium Ambassador. Prior to his educational adventure, Mark spent three years as a Consultant for Accenture, a global management consulting firm.
Mark lives in Fresno, California with his wife and two children and is still connected to pageantry and the performing arts throughout California. As former percussion director, Mark now consults with various programs and is a sought out adjudicator for numerous events.
For more information about Mark, visit his website at mhammons.com.