A photo of Sam Crews
Akron Public Schools

Sam has spent over twenty years as an educator in the Akron Public Schools. He has been honored as a Teacher of the Year twice, most recently in 2015. Sam is a founding faculty member of the National Inventors Hall of Fame STEM Middle school, the first middle school in Ohio to receive STEM designation from the state. He moved out of the classroom two years ago to manage the Ohio STEM Learning Network- Akron Hub. Alumni of both Ohio University and the University of Akron, Sam and his wife Rochelle have been residents of the Portage Lakes for the last 25 years.