• Deinhammer a Tech Titan Finalist

    The Metroplex Technology Business Council (MTBC), the largest technology trade organization in Texas, has named CHS Anatomy & Physiology Teacher, Jodie Deinhammer, a finalist in the Tech Titan of the Future- High School Level category as part of the 11th Annual Tech Titans and Titan Fast Tech Awards. Tech Titans are recognized as outstanding technology companies and individuals in the North Texas area who have made significant contributions to their industries during the past year. The Tech Titans Award winners will be revealed at the Tech Titans Award Gala at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, Texas, on Friday, August 26, 2011.

    “Tech Titans is the premier recognition of fast-growing, highly innovative companies that contribute to the vibrancy of the North Texas economy and make our region an exciting place to live and work,” said Hernan Giraldo, Vice-President Sales for applications software at Alcatel-Lucent, and Chair of the MTBC’s Tech Titans steering committee. “We look forward to showcasing true leaders in our industry and celebrating their hard work and creativity.”

    According to Linda Cook, Director of Science for the Coppell Independent School District, “Jodie is an excellent example of a teacher who has leveraged technology to transform classroom instruction. She utilizes technology to support a student-centered environment in which she facilitates student understanding.”

    The Tech Titans Awards were launched in 2001 by the Metroplex Technology Business Council, North Texas’ most comprehensive organization supporting technology. The prestigious annual contest recognizes outstanding technology companies and individuals in the North Texas area who have made contributions during the past year locally, as well as to the technology industry overall. For more information about the gala and Tech Titans, visit www.metroplextbc.org/techtitans.