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#WCWinSTEM: Silvia Lorena Mazzula, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM, is Dr. Silvia Lorena Mazzula, a diversity and mental health expert and the executive director of the Latina Researchers Network! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. If you watched the most recent #VanguardSTEM episode, then you remember Dr. Mazzula and her in-depth insights on “Minding our Mental Health” as Women of Color. She gave sage advice on self-care […]

Ama Arthur Rowe, M.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM, is Dr. Ama Arthur Rowe, a clinical psychiatrist who’s clinical interests include, but not limited to  psychosomatic medicine and biomedical ethics! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. If you got to see our most recent #VanguardSTEM episode, then you were privy of Dr. Rowe in-depth insights on “Minding our Mental Health” as Women of […]

#WCWinSTEM: Kenya Allmond, M.S.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Kenya Allmond, M.S., an IT audit manager! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We’re so excited to feature Kenya Moore as this week’s #WCWinSTEM! Kenya is a #STEM Champion and is excited to share her story with us. Responses may be edited for content and brevity. How would you describe yourself in 1 tweet? Gadget girl, tech tamer, arts […]

#WCWinSTEM: Brianna McCullough, B.S.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM, Brianna McCullough, is a technologist writer and girl-boss with a passion for diversity and inclusion in STEM! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. Originally from Detroit, MI, Brianna McCullough is all about empowering women and is excited to share her story with us. We’re delighted to feature her as this week’s #WCWinSTEM!  Responses may be edited for content […]

#WCWinSTEM: Arlyne Simon, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Arlyne Simon, a biochemical engineer, inventor (THREE patents!?!), entrepreneur and children’s book author! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We are honored to have Dr. Arlyne Simon tell us her story as this week’s #WCWinSTEM. Given her prolific work in so many categories, we know there’s lots to learn from her.  The responses may be edited for content […]

#WCWinSTEM: Shanta Whitaker, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Shanta Whitaker, a health policy consultant! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We’re so excited to feature Dr. Shanta Whitaker as this week’s #WCWinSTEM! Dr. Whitaker is a “Public Health Champion” and is excited to share her story with us. The responses have been edited for content and brevity.   How would you describe […]

#WCWinSTEM: Raychelle Burks, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Raychelle Burks. She’s a self-described “analytical chemistry blackademic in the ivory tower and a class clown now in charge of a classroom.” As compiled by Chrystelle Vilfranc If you got to see our most recent #VanguardSTEM episode, then you saw Dr. Raychelle Burks in action. With a razor-sharp wit and […]

#WCWinSTEM: Ashley Nealy, M.S.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Ashley Nealy, Web Team Lead for the United States Department of Treasury. As compiled by Chrystelle Vilfranc Ashley Nealy graduated cum laude and with honors from Kennesaw State University in May 2010 with her Bachelor’s of Science in Information Systems. The following spring, Nealy received her Master’s of Science in Information […]

#WCWinSTEM: Mareena R. Snowden

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Mareena Robinson Snowden, PhD candidate at MIT. As compiled by Chrystelle Vilfranc Our #WCWinSTEM is Mareena R. Snowden. She is a Miami native who “thrives in environments where diverse perspectives and skill-sets are valued.” As a strong supporter of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), Snowden received her B.S. in physics […]