Wired2Learn Foundation’s Board Members
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Jessica Anthony moved from Miami to Coeur d’Alene, Idaho at a young age attending elementary through high school education through the Post Falls School District. Jessica received an Associates of Science Degree from North Idaho College in 2009, a Bachelors Degree in Social Work from Lewis Clark State College in 2011, then completed.a Masters Degree in Social Work through Boise State University in 2012. Throughout Jessica’s college education, internships through Head Start, and the Post Falls Elementary School district, provided experience working with children/families in an academic setting. Since 2014, Jessica has been employed as a Social Work/Certified Case Manager at Rehabilitation Hospital of the Northwest working with diverse populations of people who are experiencing various disabilities while providing assistance with coordination of care in the hospital, counseling support, and discharge planning.
Meagan Akers was born in Yakima, Washington, but has lived in North Idaho most of her life. Home schooled through childhood, she then attended North Idaho College, before deciding to become a licensed childcare provider. Meagan has successfully owned and operated her childcare business since 2008, and has built lasting relationships with many families over the years. In addition to having a heart for children, she is very passionate about dyslexia awareness, as her son, and several family members have severe dyslexia. In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering, party planning, and spending quality time with her husband and two children.
Russell Mann is a native to North Idaho, graduating from Lakeland High School in 1997. He is the president of Premier Hosting, a website creation and hosting company, and Bombastic Brewing, an independent craft brewery. Before devoting his time to crafting beer, Russell successfully built and sold Enoteca, a fine wine and craft beer retail shop with a full bar. He also has worked in IT and marketing. In addition to being a serial entrepreneur, Russell consults business teams and home educates his dyslexic son. He enjoys traveling, good beer and stimulating conversation.