2023 National Board of Directors Election Candidate for Treasurer

Dan CroweDan Crowe (he, him, his)

Current Position:
Academy of Science, Academies of Loudoun, 42075 Loudoun Academy Drive, Leesburg, VA 20175

Ph.D. Physics, City University of New York, 1995
M.A. Physics, City College of New York, 1986
B.E. Electrical Engineering, Manhattan College, 1983
B.S. Physics, Manhattan College, 1982

Professional Experience:
Physics Teacher, Loudoun County Public Schools, Academy of Science, 2006-present
Physics Teacher, Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics, 2002-2006
Science Editor, Invention Machine Corporation, 1999-2001
Physics Teacher, Justin-Siena High School, 1997-1999
Physics Teacher, Petaluma High School, 1996-1997
Assistant Professor of Physics, Pacific Union College, 1990-1994

American Association of Physics Teachers
American Physical Society
National Association for Research in Science Teaching

AAPT Activities:
Lotze Scholarship Committee, Chair, 2020-2021
Board of Directors, At-Large High School Representative, 2017-2020
Executive Programs Committee, 2015-2018
Meetings Committee, 2012-2016
Nominating Committee, 2012
Committee on Research in Physics Education, 2011-2014
Committee on Physics in High Schools, 2008-2011, 2014-2017, vice chair, 2015-2016, chair, 2016-2017
Organized High School Physics Teachers’ Day, 2011-2020

Other Professional Activities:
APS Forum on Education Executive Committee, member-at-large, 2012-2015

Candidate Statement:
If elected, I will do my best to provide timely and accurate treasurer reports to the Board so they can decide how best to use available funds to implement the strategic plan, which I support, including developing and supporting a culture that promotes and authentically demonstrates diversity, equity, and inclusion in all aspects the association.  As a former member of the Board, I am familiar with the treasurer reports and the role they play in decision making.