Ms Marka Ormsby Technology and Assessment
Marka obtained her B.S. degree in Geology from Emory University and her M.S. degree in Geophysical Sciences from Georgia Tech. After graduation, she joined Chevron working in geophysical research for two years before transferring to New Orleans where she worked as an exploration geophysicist. Later she moved into Information Technology as a member of the IT Management Team for the New Orleans region. After almost 20 years at Chevron, Marka moved back to the Atlanta area to assist her sister Robin Daniel in the Technology Department at The Walker School in Marietta, GA. She worked in network administration, technical support, and database development and support. She provided teacher and student technology training as new applications and technologies were introduced.
Following her industry and educational experiences, Marka joined Robin Daniel to start Tech Matters, LLC, a technology consulting company dedicated to improving STEM education in K-12 schools and creating a STEM continuum from primary education through secondary and post secondary education into industry.