Shelby Lake, a Senior Program Associate in Education and Human Resources Programs at AAAS, works with the Project Director to develop and expand SitC resources and perform outreach for the project. He also maintains the Science in the Classroom website and social media accounts, and coordinates collaborations with other institutions and AAAS programs. He studied biology and English literature at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Shelby began working in education at the Duke University Center for Science Education, and continued this interest abroad in Japan as a member of the Saga Prefecture Board of Education. He is interested in improving public attitudes toward science through improved science communication and education.