Maryland’s Strategic Planning Team

​Maryland’s Strategic Planning Team is a group of educators from diverse school systems who will:

  • create an awareness of OERs and #GoOpen
  • identify and evaluate existing OER sites
  • provide guidance and examples for best practices for OERs in instruction
  • recommend OER evaluation tools
  • assist school systems in implementing an OER plan


Strategic Planning Committee Members

Kimberly Banks – Harford County Public Schools
Susan Brown – Harford County Public Schools
Shari Blohm – Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Andrea Christman – Montgomery County Public Schools
Stacey Davis – Baltimore City Public Schools
Val Emrich- MSDE
Jona French – Washington County Public Schools
Sara Ewing – Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Heidi Kaminsky – Calvert County Public Schools
Alyssa King - Harford County Public Schools
Patricia O’Donnell- Harford County Public Schools
Margaret Pfaff- Carroll County Public Schools
Erin Senior- MSDE
Amy Shepler- Caroline County Public Schools
Diane Stultz- Worcester County Public Schools
Julie Wray- Howard County Public Schools