Mary Anne Pella-Donnelly
Mary Anne Pella-Donnelly teaches science at Chico Junior High School in Chico, California where her classes are activity-rich, lab-oriented, and focused on critical thinking skills. Ms. Pella-Donnelly has taught science, math, computer science, and health for 20 years and strives to help students get excited about science, their environment and community involvement. Ms. Pella-Donnelly serves on the Chico Unified District Curriculum Council, is a presenter at the California League of Middle Schools Conference, and is involved in the California Science Project. She enjoys playing indoor soccer, running, and volunteers as a “sport's mom” for her two teenagers still at home.