Technology Department Vision
The goal of our department is to help students become safe & responsible digital citizens with the knowledge and experience needed to succeed in their future endeavors. We will also help support and implement technology in the classroom to enrich the learning experience. We strive to educate our staff on how to use and integrate technology in their teachings to ensure that we provide our students with the best possible education. Technology is constantly evolving and our district will continue to evolve with it.
Director of Technology & Innovation
Samantha Shinsky joined Trinity Area School District in the Fall of 2021. Samantha earned her Bachelors of Arts from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and her Masters of Science in Education from Duquesne University. She is a certified teacher, principal, and instructional technology specialist. Samantha is currently pursuing a doctorate in educational leadership at PennWest University.
Mrs. Alyssa Thomas
Assistant Director of Technology
Mrs. Thomas has been an administrator in the Trinity Area School District since 2021 and an employee of the district since 2012. She earned an Associate's Degree in Network Administration from Penn Commercial. She served as a Computer Technician at Trinity High School before becoming the Assistant Director of Technology. Mrs. Thomas resides in Canonsburg with her husband and their pets.