Future Problem Solving is a yearlong educational program which combines the rigorous intellectual challenge of creative problem solving with an interdisciplinary study of the future.
Future Problem Solving of Virginia is affiliated with Future Problem Solving Program International
2015 Grant Place
Melbourne, Fl 32901
Toll free: 800.256.1499
VAFPS Board of Directors
State Director and GIPS Coordinator
Community Problem Solving Coordinator
Anne Evans began her work with VAFPS 27 years ago, and has been our CmPS Coordinator since 2003.
State Bowl Coordinator
Patti's FPS career began in 1992 with Franklin City Public Schools. She has coached extensively in GIPS, CmPS, and Scenario Writing in all divisions. Patti has taken competitors to IC 15 times, bringing home many awards to Virginia. She is also a state evaluator and has been on the VAFPS board for over 10 years. She received the FPS Mover and Shaker Award in 2007.
Scenario Writing Coordinator
Joanne Stanley has worked as an English teacher in Chesterfield County Schools at the middle school level since 1986. She became involved in the Virginia Future Problem Solving Program in 1998 when an energetic colleague got her involved and mentored her. Since that time she has been a coach and then began evaluating at the state and international levels.
Action Based Problem Solving Coordinator
Scenario Performance Coordinator and Webmaster
Katie is currently a 3rd year PhD student in Sociolinguistics at The Ohio State University. She competed as an FPSer and CmPSer from 2004 - 2012, has evaluated for GIPS since 2015, and has served on the board since 2017.