Delana Duncan is the CEO of Baden Dreams. She took over the fellowship team in 2017 when Kadie Belic graduated from Baden Academy. Out of school, Delana likes to swim, read, and play outside. She helps team members as they work on product catalogs, merchandise and tutorials. Her TED Talk, made in 4th grade, features an explanation of entrepreneurship. Her recent book, A Whole New World: E-Commerce for Kids, is available to purchase.
Ava Rossi co-lead in Baden Dreams from 2018-2020. She served as a content creator and the COO. She likes to do gymnastics, dance, and read. She and her partner Dezi focused on video marketing. She co-authored the recent book, A Whole New World: E-Commerce for Kids, with Delana Duncan.
Jaiden Brown joined Baden Dreams in 2019. He really enjoys playing video games and also loves playing outside particularly baseball. He enjoys time with his brothers. He helps design t-shirts for Baden Dreams and loves learning about graphic arts.
Jerome Riggins joined Baden Dreams in 2019. He likes watching youtube and playing games. He helps create t-shirts for Baden Dreams and loves learning about graphic arts.
Reed Rossi joined Baden Dreams in 2019. He really likes football and watching television he also likes learning about greek gods and goddesses. He helps create t-shirts for Baden Dreams and loves learning about graphic arts.
Layne Burchett is the graphic designer of Baden Dreams. He was a member from 2018-2019. Out of school, He enjoys chess, Dragon ball super, civil air patrol, and typing. He works with Delana on product catalogs and makes products on zazzle.com.
Dezi Alexander joined Baden Dreams in 2018. She and her partner Ava are working on YouTube marketing videos for Baden Dreams. They also help make shirts and hats and other merchandise for the other research fellows in Zazzle. She likes to cheer, dance, and to make art. She hopes to carry Baden Dreams on for many more years.
Maria Rossi-Keen is the COO of Baden Dreams and the Director of Film and Advertisement Operations. She joined Baden Dreams in 2017, and wishes to continue to be a helpful asset to the team! Visit the Logo Making Tutorials she created with Maya.
Maya Abt is the Director of Logo Making Management for Baden Dreams. She joined in 2017. She enjoys running and playing outside. Visit the Logo Making Tutorials she created with Maria.
Jaylee Duncan was a Graphic Designer for Baden Dreams in the years 2016 and 2017. Make sure you look at her tutorials on how to add a donate button to your website.
Will Ritchie was an Application Developer for Baden Dreams in the years 2016 and 2017. Visit his tutorials on MIT App Inventor
Adiayah Lewis was the Vice President for Baden Dreams in the years 2016 and 2017. She created a tutorial on how to make a product catalog for your website. Check it out here!
Owen Bonino was a graphic designer for Baden Dreams in the years 2014 through 2018. He also made a tutorial on how to design a product on Zazzle.
Billy Abt was a graphic designer for Baden Dreams in the years 2014 through 2016.
Hi! My name is Kadie. Welcome to the shop for our school’s Research Fellows E-Commerce Products. Research Fellows in our school’s media lab apply to write books, create websites and YouTube channels, lead after-school clubs, and become STEM Superheroes. Each fellow learns a little bit about creating print-on-demand products and merchandising them through the powerful medium of the internet.
You can help! Scroll through the pages and order something beautiful. Profits will go toward the charities that benefit from our projects or to our school.
The Baden Dreams fellows make tutorials and other support material for kids seeking to become e-commerce entrepreneurs. Tutorials include how to
- adopt an entrepreneur’s mindset
- prepare your product catalog for your website to include
- a tee-shirt, mousepad, coffee mug Zazzle products,
- books published through Lulu,
- 3-D printable logos and characters through Shapeways,
- mobile apps made with MIT App Inventor
- a donate button to encourage giving to your charities.
This website and business is the research fellows project was begun by Kadie Belic at Baden Academy. Originally conceived to raise money to bring the indoor playground/learning tools of Dream Flight Adventure, the website has grown and changed in response to analytics and a better understanding of marketing. Special thanks is extended to our mentors:
- Aaron Watson, CEO, and co-founder of Piper Creative
- Yvonne English, Exec. Director of Grove City College Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- Sandra Curry, Director of Education for the Franklin Center and Beaver County Youth Entrepreneurship
- Brittany Golden, Baden Academy PTP President, and marketing guru,
- Karie Walaan, the gifted education coordinator,
- and Dr. Ellen Cavanaugh, the director of the media lab.
Watch Kadie’s 2015 TEDEd Club Talk and Delana’s 2018 TEDEd Club Talk