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Kelly (formerly Leovic) Witter

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Kelly, an Environmental Engineer, has worked in EPA's Office of Research and Development in Research Triangle Park, NC since 1987. As the Director of EPA-RTP's STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) Outreach Program, Kelly collaborates with schools and the community to develop and implement educational outreach programs, particularly in minority and low-income K-12 schools. During her career at EPA, Kelly has also conducted research on indoor air quality in schools and on human exposure to pollutants. Previously, she worked as a Field Engineer for Inter-Mountain Engineering in Avon, CO.

Kelly holds a Masters of Business Administration from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University, a Masters of Science from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Duke University in Clay Liners for Hazardous Waste Landfills, and a Bachelors of Science in Geology and Math from Duke University. She is a NC Certified Environmental Educator.

Topic(s)PresentationAudienceDurationAvailability
- EnvironmentWater: Conservation and PollutionGrades K-5, Grades 6-830 - 60 minutesWeekdays
- CareersCareers at EPA- Presentation and/or BoothGrades K-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-1215 - 90 minutesWeekdays
- CareersBalancing Work & FamilyCommunity30-60 minutesWeekdays
- EnvironmentEnvironmental Science TopicsGrades K-5, Grades 6-830 - 45 minutesWeekdays
- EnvironmentTrash Talk (Reduce/ Reuse/ Recycle)Grades K-5, Grades 6-830 - 45 minutesWeekdays
- Climate Change
- Energy
- Environment
- General Science
- Sustainability
Energy UseGrades 6-8, Grades 9-12, AP High School60 - 90 minutesWeekdays
- Environment
- General Science
Judging Science FairsGrades K-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12120+ minutesWeekdays
- Air Quality
- Environment
- Health
Measuring Lung Capacity - Class or Booth ActivityGrades K-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-1245 - 60 minutesWeekdays
- Environment
- General Science
- Sustainability
How Much Electricity Do YOU Use?Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-1245 - 60 minutesWeekdays
- Climate ChangeClimate ChangeGrades K-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-1230 - 90 minutesWeekdays
- Air Quality
- Environmental Science
- Health
Air QualityGrades K-5, Grades 6-830 - 45 minutesDaytime, Weekdays
Note: There is no charge for a speaker. Travel is limited to (~50 miles) out of the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill) area. All travel is up to the discretion of the speaker. Please submit requests at least 4 weeks in advance. Please limit requests to no more than two speakers per event. If you have a large event and would like to request multiple speakers from EPA, please Contact the Speakers Bureau for assistance.

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