Amy Holcomb

Amy Holcomb is the Experiential Learning Supervisor at Skokie (IL) Public Library where she manages the BOOMbox, a STEAM learning space; the youth Lab, a computer and content creation space; and the adult Digital Media Lab. She entered libraries through a series of fortunate events while an undergraduate studying chemistry. She loves applying her science background in programming opportunities and really loves how learning and sharing knowledge are essential parts of her job. Amy has been developing and facilitating STEAM learning experiences for youth in grades K-8 for eight years and shares many of her experiences on the STAR_Net blog.