Mark Samberg is the Technology Innovations Lead at the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation at NC State University. In this role, he works with project teams at the Friday Institute to identify, select and implement technology solutions that support their work and the work of the Friday Institute. Mark brings 12 years of public school experience, primarily in northeastern North Carolina as as a math teacher, instructional coach, technology director and software developer. Mark holds B.S. degrees in Mathematics Education and Computer Science from NC State University. He also holds a M.Ed. in Instructional Technology and an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership from East Carolina University, where his research focused on the integration of computational thinking, design thinking and data literacy across the curriculum.