Pam Magdanz has joined the Bright Lights administrative team as the Education Coordinator. She comes to this position after 34 years of experience with Lincoln Public Schools as a speech/language pathologist, classroom teacher, grant facilitator and elementary building coordinator. Her background and skills in child development, curriculum, staff development and leadership within a large organization will support her in her new role with Bright Lights.
Currently operating in its 26th year, Bright Lights is a non-profit summer adventure program which offers unique, motivating, hands-on learning opportunities for students K-9th grade. As Education Coordinator, Pam Magdanz will be developing exciting new classes and recruiting teachers while supporting the existing strong line-up of summer learning experiences.
Pam Magdanz succeeds co-founder Barb Hoppe who co-led the program during the first 25 years and continues to work in a part-time consulting role with Bright Lights while broadening her work in other areas.