Dr. Katie Barry opened Rancho Campana High School in 2015. Alongside her Advisory Board, she designed the curriculum for Introduction to Engineering and Principles of Engineering. She is very interested in creating work-based learning events for students and has successfully implemented numerous events on campus. In 2018 she earned her Ph.D. in Engineering Education.
Karen Kikuchi has developed the Computer Science track in the Academy of Engineering. She has a B.S. in Computer Science. She previously had a career as an engineer developing software for the defense and private sectors which allow her to incorporate real world concepts into the classroom. Her students have earned national recognition for creating APPs and attended the Congressional APP Challenge in Washinton D.C. in 2018.