Global STEM Network

The Girlstart Global STEM Network is a group of STEM thought leaders whose expertise and experience inform Girlstart's programming.

Global Girlstart Ambassador

Shree Bose
Harvard Undergraduate
Cancer Researcher
First Winner of the Global Google Science Fair

Global STEM Network

Stacy Armijo
Senior Vice President
Pierpont Communications

John (Jay) R. Boisseau, Ph.D. 
CEO, Vizias

James M. Bower, Ph.D. 
Chairman of the Board and CEO
Numedeon Inc.
Founder of

Jeffrey R. Davis, MD
Director, Space Life Sciences
NASA - Johnson Space Center

David Gerding, MBA 
Columbia College Chicago
Department of Interactive Arts & Media

Karen A. Peterson, M.Ed. 
CEO, EdLab Group
Principal Investigator, National Girls Collaborative Project

Mary Ann Rankin, Ph.D.
President and CEO

Lisa M. Regalla, Ph.D. 
Deputy Director
Maker Education Initiative

Alexander Repenning, Ph.D. 
University of Colorado
Computer Science Department

Katie Salen
Executive Director, Institute of Play
Professor, School of Computing and Digital Media at DePaul University