Lynne M. Norris currently is the Director at the Center for Information Technology (CIT) at Deep Run High in Glen Allen, Virginia. In this specialty program Mrs. Norris leads innovative courses in technology that are rigorous, encourage higher-level thinking and provide practical applications to her students. Since joining the CIT in 2009, Mrs. Norris has introduced game design, to students in all grade levels. Game design has been incorporated into the CIT curriculum both as a way to excite students about programming and as a stand-alone course. Mrs. Norris has also introduced network security into the curriculum. Striving to provide the best software tools and education possible, Mrs. Norris is passionate about her students’ opportunities and success. Mrs. Norris spent over twenty years in corporate America before following her lifelong dream of becoming a teacher. She holds a BA from Virginia Wesleyan College and received her teaching credentials through Mary Baldwin College.