There are two things I have a huge appreciation for in life: women and STEM domains. When I think about my sister, my mother, my grandmother and the rest of my female ancestors, I cannot help but feel a sense of pride for years of history and hard work. There is still a huge gender … Continue reading Why I am so grateful for Women in STEM Policy
It was truly an honor to have been selected as a scholarship recipient for the PLEN Seminar on Women’s Leadership in Public Policy. As a DMV local, I have a good deal of familiarity with Washington, D.C. However, in terms of professional experience, the glass ceiling is very much a reality. This seminar was wonderful … Continue reading Take Advantage of This Opportunity!
I remember the first things I had to share in front of everyone were my full name and my elevator speech. I was nervous, but I felt empowered to proudly share my identity. The open environment and constant support made the PLEN360⁰ Summit an amazing experience for me. Thanks to the generosity of my sponsor, … Continue reading I Felt Empowered to Proudly Share My Identity