Dr. Reagan Flowers, Innovator, Pioneer and President & CEO of C-STEM Teacher and Student Support Services, Inc. was recently selected as Top Educational Innovator of the Year for 2020 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the Education Industry.
Inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, as only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field, other affiliations and contributions to their communities. All honorees are invited to attend the IAOTP’s annual award gala at the end of this year for a night in honor of their achievements.
With over two decades of professional experience as a highly regarded Program Administrator and Visionary Educator, Dr. Flowers has certainly proven herself as an extraordinary professional and expert in the field of STEM education. She is a dynamic results-driven leader who has demonstrated success not only as an Educational Innovator, but in every role she has ever served. Dr. Flowers is the founder and CEO of C-STEM Teacher and Support Services, Inc. and the Chief Knowledge Officer of Education Consulting Services, LLC. Her STEM Education teaching methods focus on communications and project-based experiential learning. Dr. Flowers is committed to actively collaborating with colleagues and community members to expand opportunities and create superior educational outcomes for every student.
Dr. Flowers’ areas of expertise include serving as a Transformational Leader who has a proven track record in building relationships and productive partnerships, and she has gained national recognition for bridging the STEM achievement gap that impacts minorities and female students. As a Motivational Manager, Dr. Flowers assists both staff and students in developing their talents, while she oversees C-STEM’sprograms and operations. Dr. Flowers has maximized beneficial outcomes for students and faculty, by raising funds and administering program budgets efficiently, crediting to her expert financial and business management skills.
Dr. Flowers’ programs have guided and supported the development of STEM instructional leaders, helped with school design, created more community engagement, and integrated specialized tech tools and resources. She has increased minority and female engagement in STEM, and provided public policy advocacy and scaled programs successfully.
Dr. Flowers is a Certified Classroom Teacher and School Counselor in the State of Texas. She received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Texas Southern University, and a Master of Arts in Counseling from Prairie View A & M University in 2000. Dr. Flowers went on to receive a PhD in Educational Leadership/Systems in 2006 from Union Institute & University.
Throughout her remarkable career, Dr. Flowers has received many awards and accolades, and has been recognized in numerous publications and magazines worldwide for her outstanding leadership roles and commitment to the Education Industry. For 2020, she is being considered for a Front Cover feature in T.I.P. (Top Industry Professional) Magazine and is being honored as Top Educational Innovator by the International l Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP). In 2014 Dr. Flowers was honored by the White House as the STEM Access Champion of Change. She was also honored as a STEMconnector in 2012, under the 100 Women Leaders in STEM. Dr. Flowers was the WISE Award Finalist in 2011 at the World Innovation Summit for Education and has received many other merits while she has cultivated change and instilled educational processes for STEM.
Stephanie Cirami, President of IAOTP stated, “Choosing Dr. Flowers for this honor was an easy decision for our panel to make. Dr. Flowers has tremendous foresight, extensive knowledge, and is brilliant at what she does. She consistently accomplishes lasting results and we are truly honored to have her as our Top Educational Innovator of the Year. We hope to spend time with her at the 2020 Annual Award Gala at the Plaza Hotel in New York City.”
Aside from her successful career, Dr. Flowers has served as a National Board Member for the American Leadership Forum for 7 years and served as a Board Member for the City of Bellaire Patron’s Board, which supports the environment for 2 years. She wa a Board Member for the Houston Public Library HALAN Board for Education for 5 years, and was previously Chairman of the TBEC STEAM Education Sub-Committee for Education for 3 years. Dr. Flowers has also served as one of the heads of the Minority Leadership in Science Education Initiative for the Smithsonian Institution over the last 5 years. Dr. Flowers established STEMcast, her podcast which has over 6,000 listeners in over 42 countries.
Looking back, Dr. Flowers attributes her success to her desire to learn, her persistence to lead, a commitment to attaining specific goals, and mentors she has had the honor to work alongside of. She maintains high integrity in all of her professional and personal endeavors, and is committed to lifting up the next generation of leaders. When not working, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family. For the future, Dr. Flowers hopes to continue to make a difference in people’s lives anyway that she can.
For more information about Dr. Reagan Flowers please visit: www.drreaganflowers.com
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