Marcus Saunders, DPLA Fellow
Marcus attended East Carolina University and earned a Bachelor of Science in Family and Community Services. He earned teaching certification in Elementary Education from Elizabeth City State University. He then received a Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction from Concordia University in Portland, Oregon. Throughout his experience in education he has served as: teacher assistant, tutor, substitute, and student services coordinator for the GEARUP Program. He taught first and third grade, with one class of only male students. He also served as Vice President for his school’s PTA and currently serves as Co-Chair of the School Improvement Team, and Chair of the Cafeteria Climate and Control Committee. During his residency year, he will be at Carrington Middle School.