Vickie Newkirk is the UCCSTeach Program Coordinator with the College of Education and the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences. Vickie spent the past 11 years working in administration at the middle school level and prior to that worked as a legal office administrator in Arizona for 20 years. Vickie combines her legal background and administrative work with her love for education in the Program Coordinator position to continue to build the UCCSTeach Program. She looks forward to taking on the challenge of making the UCCSTeach Program one of the best and considers it an awesome opportunity to be part of developing the next generation of secondary math and science teachers. Vickie earned her BS in Information Technology in 2004 from the University of Phoenix, Southern Colorado Campus.