Elizabeth Newell received her B.A. in Chemistry and M.Ed. from The University of Texas at Austin. Ms. Newell has also completed the requirements for certification in Supervision and Mid-Management. After retiring from 40 years of teaching high school science (primarily Biology, Chemistry and Anatomy & Physiology), Ms. Newell currently serves as a DEC instructor and as a University Facilitator with the UTEACH program where she supervises student teachers.