Miss Ava is locally known as “The Science Lady”. She founded The Original Curiosity Camp on June 14, 1993. Since then she has taught over 250,000 children in more than 100 schools in the Charlotte area.
Miss Ava served as the K – 3 Science Lab teacher at Queen City STEM School from August, 2017 – June 2019. The next year she served as the Director of the Extended Day Enrichment Program.
In June, 2020, she launched Miss Ava’s DIY Science program featuring ten of her most popular programs including Building Dinos, Catching Critters, Earth Buddies, Future Builders, Nature’s , Art, Ooze, Glop& Slime, Rocket Launch, Rock Hounds, Safari Adventure, and ZAP! Electricity.
Miss Ava started a new partnership with Toy Mania in June, 2020 presenting hands on science summer camps. She is offering classes in the fall from August 17 – Nov. 9.
The Jr Scientist Dvd features three of “The Science Lady’s” hands on science programs including Fossil Fun, Ooze, Glop, & Slime and Stomp Rockets.
Miss Ava’s first published book Season of Joy: Forty Days of Blessings is a collection of inspirational stories about the many blessings that poured out on her and her family during a season………exactly 40 days.