Teacher Mr. Richard Vance Lynch, IV

Education M.T., University of Virginia
B.A., West Virginia University
Northshore High School

Certifications Cisco Instructor- 2004
Pharmacy Tech- 2007
National Board Certified- 2012
Avid Instructor Certified- 2014


409 Studios: Richard "Vance" Lynch, IV

Education


M.T., University of Virginia,
Charlottesville, VA 2002
Primary Certification: Secondary Science Education (Biology)
Electives taken in gifted education and technology

B.A., West Virginia University,
Morgantown, WV 1999
Majors: Biology, Psychology, and Liberal Arts; Minor: History
Magna cum laude, psychology department honors

CISCO CCNA and IT Instructor Certification, 2004
Louisiana Technical College, Baton Rouge, LA

National Board Certified, 2012
Career and Technical Education/ Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood

Avid Certified Instructor, 2014
Adobe Certified Associate 2017: Photoshop CS6 and CC2015; Premiere Pro CS6 and CC2015; and Dreamweaver CS6 and CC2015

Awards


2012 LACUE Region II High School Teacher of the Year
2012 Region II High School Teacher of the Year
2012 St. Tammany Parish High School Teacher of the Year
2012 Covington High School Teacher of the Year
2012 Chevron/Saints Teacher of the Week
2012, 2011, 2010, 2008, 2007- Perfect Attendance
February 2007- St. Tammany Parish "Best Website of the Month" for the CHS website

Professional Activities


2012 Louisiana Believes- Teacher Advisory Committee,(Co-Chair- Communications Group)
2010 State of Louisiana Textbook Adoption Committee- Computer Textbooks (Chairman)
2009 State of Louisiana Textbook Adoption Committee- Career/Technical Textbooks

Community in the Classroom


2016-17
Jason Miller- CISCO Consulting Systems Engineer. "Careers and Advancements in Networking."

2015-16
Jason Miller- CISCO Consulting Systems Engineer. "Careers and Advancements in Networking."

2014-15
Jason Miller- CISCO Consulting Systems Engineer. "Careers and Advancements in Networking."
Sam Camarda- CSE Security Architectures. "Careers and Advancements in Networking."

2013-14
Jason Miller- CISCO Consulting Systems Engineer. "Careers and Advancements in Networking."
Will Brown- Demonstrations of professional photography techniques.

2012-13
Jason Miller- CISCO Consulting Systems Engineer. "Careers and Advancements in Networking."

2011-12
Rachael Blanchard- St. Tammany Parish. "Legal Issues in Digital Media."
Mike McCall- McCall Photography. Demonstrated photography and dSLR camera techniques.
Andrew Boyd- Times Picayune. Demonstrated video camera techniques for the Canon XH-A1s.

Come speak! E-mail: richard.lynch at stpsb.org

Presentations


2011 Keynote Speaker at the Teaching Academy Conference
2007 LACUE Conference- Ran a hands-on session on how to use Dreamweaver CS3.

Grants and Donations


2011-12 Deborah Rochelle Grant (Kelly Gene Cook Charitable Foundation, Inc.)- "Promoting Critical Thinking Skills through Cinematography." $3500

2013-14 Northshore Technical Community College- Co-wrote an application for funding with Jennifer Hudmon for new computers and supplies to enhance current dual-enrolled courses.  $32,000

Memberships


Professional - A+PEL, ISTE, LACUE
Honor Society - Kappa Delta Pi