Skip Savage joins the faculty as lecturer in chemistry. He holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Pennsylvania State University and a master’s degree in instruction and curriculum from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, where he earned certifications in chemistry and physics. He also earned an Ed.S. degree in educational administration from Lincoln Memorial University.
For 20 years, Savage was a teacher for Maryville City Schools, where he taught chemistry, physics, physical science and AP chemistry. He also taught chemistry, physics and geology at Webb School of Knoxville. Prior to teaching, he was a senior staff process engineer/area supervisor for ALCOA.