Kathy Mc Aniff
Katherine Oliver, Assistant State Superintendent, Career Technology & Adult Learning, Maryland State Department of Education
"Mrs. Oliver is the Assistant State Superintendent for Career Technology and Adult Learning. She leads a division of the Maryland State Department of Education dedicated to excellence and innovation in adult education and career and technology education programs. The division's products and services help school systems, community colleges, and community-based organizations prepare students of all ages for lifelong learning and entry into careers. An important component of the division is the Correctional Education Program which provides educational and library services to inmates in the State's adult prison program. The division also has lead responsibility for Career Connections, Maryland's School-to Career initiative.
Mrs. Oliver began her career in public service with the Maryland Department of Labor Licensing and Regulation. In 1973, she was appointed to the staff of the Maryland State Department of Education, where she held numerous positions in the Division of Rehabilitation Services, Client Services, and Disability Determination Services programs. She assumed her current responsibilities in 1989.
She was graduated from the College of Notre Dame located in Baltimore, Maryland with a Bachelor's Degree in History and received a Master of Science Degree in Administration and Management from Hood College in Frederick, Maryland.
Mrs. Oliver serves on a variety of local, state, and national advisory boards related to education and workforce development and participates in numerous professional organizations associated with career and technology education and adult learning.
A native of Rochester, New York, Mrs. Oliver and her husband reside in Hagerstown, Maryland."