Congratulations to this year's Women in STEM Honorees and our STEM Champions! We are inspired by the amazing work you are doing to promote STEM education for girls and women.
Dr. Ellen Ochoa, Director Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, who in 1991 became the world's first Hispanic female astronaut and has logged more than 950 hours in space;
Dr. Marye Anne Fox, distinguished professor of chemistry at the University of California, San Diego and the university’s seventh chancellor, who in 2010 was presented with the National Medal of Science, the highest honor bestowed by the United States government on scientists, engineers and inventors, by President Barack Obama;
Adriana (Andi) Karaboutis, Vice President and Global Chief Information Officer for Dell Inc., who has spent over 20 years in leadership positions at Fortune 500 Companies; and
Meg Wilson, senior lecturer at the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin and fellow at IC2, has had a leading role in shaping Austin’s culture of entrepreneurship. Meg also wrote the book, Options for Girls: A Door to the Future, that inspired Girlstart’s founding.