On Jan. 1, Spencer Pasero became the new head of the Office of Education and Public Outreach, formerly the Education Office. He takes over from Marge Bardeen, who served as the head of the office for 20 years. She will continue to advance Fermilab’s education and outreach efforts as spokesperson and co-principal investigator of the QuarkNet Collaboration.
Pasero has been with the Education Office for 17 years, most recently, as an education program leader. He has been instrumental in organizing events such as the Fermilab Family Open House and the STEM Career Expo, as well as ongoing programs such as the laboratory’s summer internships and teacher workshops in physical science.