For the past 29 years, Darlene Rowsam has been a member of the C.C.S. staff, serving the past 22 years as their Technology Coordinator. †She hold multiple certifications in Network Administration and is affiliated with various professional organizations including NYSCATE and ISTE. †Darlene spearheaded the District's implementation of a 1:1 mobile device initiative with a self-funded take home iPad program for students in grades 5-12, as well a Chromebook 1:1 program in grades 3-4. †Darlene researched the educational and technological aspects, organized the human and technical resources, presented at and attended countless conferences and workshops showcasing successful technology integration among various platforms and devices, and led the district in student, staff, and parent awareness. †This year Darlene has been honored to be the recipient of the 2015 NYSCATE Outstanding NYS Education Technology Leader.