Join us for a discussion about creating and scaling an optics educational outreach program
for kids based on both in-person and digital efforts.
We invite you to join this 30-minute webinar presented by Edmund Optics’ Melissa Herskowitz, Educational Outreach Lead, and Cory Boone, Technical Marketing Manager. At the end of this webinar, participants will have a strong understanding of:
Melissa Herskowitz is the Educational Outreach Lead at Edmund Optics. She is responsible for elementary, high school, and college-level Optics Education and Outreach. Melissa is the point person for coordinating all outreach programs including visits to schools, field trips to our Barrington facility, and college and science fairs. She ensures that all events are adequately staffed by Edmund Optics volunteers, all educational activities are engaging and age appropriate, and that the teachers’ educational goals are met. Melissa received a B.S. degree in Accounting from George Washington University and a J.D. degree from Widener University School of Law.
Cory Boone is the Technical Marketing Manager at Edmund Optics’ Woodcrest, NJ, USA office. He leads the creation of technical content including application notes, published articles, web copy, email campaigns, video scripts, trade show materials, case studies, and other marketing literature. He also plans the company’s technical content strategy, coordinates with different business units, and acts as the technical voice of the marketing department. Cory is very active in Edmund Optics' educational outreach events and manages the company's educational TikTok channel. He received a B.S. in Optical Sciences and Engineering with minors in Math and Material Science Engineering from the University of Arizona.