Dreama Buck, a West Virginia native and current resident of Huntington, is Coalfield Development’s Professional and Academic Development Coordinator. She holds a Board of Governors Associate of Applied Science Degree from Mountwest Community & Technical College, as well as a Regents Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Arts in English from Marshall University. In addition to experience teaching at the collegiate level, Dreama has also developed and delivered employee and customer training programs for a variety of non-profit, for-profit, and governmental organizations. An award-winning multi-genre author, she is also the recipient of the civilian Molly Pitcher Medal from the US Army and is continually delighted by lightning bugs. She is most proud, though, of her three brilliant and witty children and her adorable granddaughter.