MWM-TX Steering Committee
The TxGCP MWM-TX Steering Committee charged with creating a multi-pronged strategy to engage 20,000 mentors, volunteers and role model across Texas through existing systems such as Texas STEM Connections in an effort to excite girls to pursue STEM experiences, classes, majors and careers.
Steering Committee Members
Valerie Astorga, Technology/STEM Teacher, Harmony School of Innovation, El Paso
Cindy Berkman, External Affairs, BP, Houston
Tricia Berry, Collaborative Lead, Texas Girls Collaborative Project / Director, UT Austin Women in Engineering Program, Austin
JaNelle Casson, Extension Associate, Texas 4-H Urban Outreach Programs, Killeen
Nandika D'Souza, Regents Professor and Associate Dean-Undergraduates, University of North Texas, Denton
Tracy Friend, Vice President, AgileOne, Frisco
Kimberly Lane, Professional Development Affiliate with Code.org, Blended Learning Specialist, Lancaster ISD, Dallas
Candice Lawrence, Lead Science Instructor /Instructional Coach, Richardson ISD, Richardson
Rekha Patel, Strategy Manager, Halliburton, Houston
Rama Ponnapati, Production Enhancement Operations, Baker Hughes, Houston
Asha Vaidya, Curriculum Developer and Adviser for Thinking Media (Learning Blade), Sugar Land
Terry Wood, Technology VP Research & Technology, Strategy, Planning and Communications, BP, Houston
Contact the MWM-TX Steering Committee by emailing STEM@TxGCP.org.