LaVerdure, Ashley

Genetics Instructor

LaVerdure, Ashley

Ashley joined GGC’s Division of Education in 2019. She travels across South Carolina providing laboratory experiences for middle and high school students, both in their classrooms as well as on board the Gene Machine Mobile Science Lab. She also works with groups visiting the Greenwood Genetic Center by providing presentations, labs, and tours of the campus in order to inspire students to explore careers in science and biotechnology.

Contact Information

Office: (864) 388-1711
Fax: (864) 388-1062
alaverdure@ggc.org

Education

  • B.S., Professional Studies (Biology and Education), New York University, 2017
One Mother's Story

One Mother's Story

After a long three-year struggle trying to have children, our son, Charlie, was born on April 18, 2009. He was our miracle...perfect in every way! When Charlie was five days old, our pediatrician called to notify us that one of the numbers from the heel prick test was a bit high. We headed to the hospital that afternoon for more tests. I will never forget the following day. It was cool and crisp - not a cloud in the sky....

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