Paula Wetmore brings to IACS more than 20 years experience in industry as a Research and Development engineer. She earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from UMASS-Lowell, both in chemical engineering, and as part of her career transition she became certified to teach chemistry, following in her father’s footsteps. The daughter of two public school teachers, Paula has a high regard for education and is excited about sharing her passion for science and innovation with her Engineering students. She lives in Chelmsford with her husband and three teenagers, and enjoys spending time by the ocean and visiting interesting places with her family. Although not ready for any public appearances, she enjoys playing the piano, reading, and the challenge of Sudoku.