Our conference speakers give us their take on why STEM is important to them and their organizations. Check them out to learn more. 

Antonio Flores, Ph.D. - President and CEO of HACU (Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities)

Auguste Goldman - Chief People Officer of GoDaddy

Blair Blackwell - Manager of Education and Corporate Programs for Chevron

Brian Edward Alvara Sr. - Lieutenant Commander of the United States Navy

Brian Johnson, Ph.D. - President of Tuskegee University

Cassidy Wright Cassidy, Ph.D. - President Bryn Mawr College

Darryl S. Albertson, Ph.D. - Vice President of Human Resources for Cubic Corp

Dianna Cowern - Creator of YouTube channel, "Physics Girl"

Ed Hidalgo - Senior Director of Staffing for Qualcomm Incorporated

Francine Katsoudas - Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at Cisco Systems Inc.

Judson Haynes III, Ph.D. - President of NOBCChE (National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers)

Leland Devon Melvin - Astronaut and Host of Lifetime's "Child Genius"

Linda Kekelis, Ph.D - CEO and Executive Director at Techbridge

Michael L. Lomax, Ph.D. - President and CEO of UNCF (United Negro College Fund)

Peter Callstrom - President and CEO of SD Workforce Partnership

Racquel Jemison, Ph.D. - Senior Chemist, Formulations Sciences, Core R&D at The Dow Chemical Company