Women’s History Month Celebration

March 24, 2021 at 6:00pm8:30pm
WiSTEM Los Angeles
Virtual

Los Angeles is home to one of the world's fastest-growing and most dynamic tech and engineering sectors, Mayor Eric Garcetti launched WiSTEM LA to ensure that young women are equitably represented in these promising industries

Join WiSTEM L.A. to celebrate this year's Women's History Month, an annual declared month highlighting women's contributions to events in history and contemporary society. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women's equality. Our celebration's focus will be to inspire the next generation of women in STEM.

Panel One: STEM Women in the Community

  • Dr. Sheila Tejada - CS Professor at USC/Transportation Commissioner
  • Malia Mason- Hulu/Cyber Security Association
  • Ruby Guillen - National Association of Social Workers, California Chapter, Co-Chair Technology Council.
  • Shruti Kothari - Women of Community - HealthTech

Panel Two: STEM Women in the Industry

  • Dr. Nana B. Afoh-Manin- Shared Harvest | myCovidMD™
  • Avni Barman - Product Manager, Atlassian
  • Karla Torres- Program Manager, Ring at Amazon
  • Kristen Bender, SVP Digital Strategy & Business Development.- Universal Music Group
  • Briana Glass, Product Operations, TikTok