Gifted Community Engagement Coordinator
Mattie Oveross joins the Firehawk family after interning for our Summer IGNITE! programs. Ms. Oveross will be serving Young Academy as our Gifted Community Engagement Coordinator while pursuing her doctorate in Educational Psychology with an emphasis in Gifted and Talented Education at the University of North Texas.
Ms. Oveross completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Development and Family Studies with an emphasis in Intervention and Administration from the University of North Texas. Her recent studies on giftedness in the early childhood pre-kindergarten classroom led her to present her findings at the Annual Conference of the Southwest Education Research Association.
Ms. Oveross is an avid animal lover and serves as the Volunteer Adoptions Coordinator and foster parent for Texas Sporting Breed Rescue.