Meet the Team

Meet PASCO's Teacher and Technical Support Team

Contact the team to resolve equipment or software issues, or to ask experiment setup questions.

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Hours: (Pacific time zone)

Mon-Thurs: 7:00 a.m - 4:30 p.m.
Fri: 7:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.

Phone:
1-800-772-8700 x 1004 (inside US)
916-462-8384 (outside US)

Fax:
916-786-7565

Mail:
PASCO scientific
10101 Foothills Blvd.
Roseville, California
95747-7100 USA

Melissa Pytlak

Melissa Pytlak

Melissa has been fascinated with science since a young age. She earned a B.S. in Biology from State University of New York Geneseo, and an M.S. in Plant Biology from University of California Davis where she discovered her passion for teaching. Her specialties include biology with a focus on genetics, molecular biology and botany.

Scott Sukrapanna

Scott Sukrapanna

Scott is the most experienced member of our Teacher Support team. He earned a BS in Physics and an MS in Plant Biology from University of California Davis. His specialty is physics and plant physiology. He is also an automotive aficionado.

Mike Paskowitz

Mike Paskowitz

Mike earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science and an MS in Materials Science from UC Davis. Mike taught science (chemistry, physics, AP Physics, earth science, and biology) for six years and math for two years at the high school level prior to joining PASCO. Mike's specialties include materials science and engineering. Mike enjoys spending time swimming and bicycling with his family.

Jonathan Hanna

Jonathan Hanna

Jonathan brings seven years experience in teaching high school Physics and AP Physics. He earned a BS in Physics from UC Santa Cruz and a Teaching Credential from San Jose State University. In his spare time, Jonathan enjoys reading about the history of science, playing the piano and spending time outdoors with his family.