Dedicated leaders catalyzing innovation and progress.


Ground Team

Composed of different girls all directing the long-term planning and journey, the Core Team ground the mission and vision of the general programming.


Board Members
Ananya Asthana
Antoinette Raggs
Director of Community Outreach
Linda Chen
Director of Development
Hannah Davis
Director of Digital Media

Chapter Boards
Grace Lfeloluwa Alawode
Natalie Bakwin
Kayla Calhoun
Ashley Chang
Aden Chon
Roxane Colquitt
Kelly Dunleavy
Nora Dunleavy
Ella Green


Kally Karkazis
Marwah Kiani
Ava Kucera
Polina Shvetsov
Emily Sun
Alison Swierczynski


Chapter Ambassadors

Our fearless leaders across the country! Chapter ambassadors drive the mission of WiSTEM nationally and we're excited for all the inspiring work they will continue to do in the upcoming years. If you're interested in becoming an ambassador for your high school, look at ways to get involved!


Ananya Asthana
University of Chicago Lab High School Ambassador

Isa Kessinger
Alpharetta High School Ambassador

Isabella Dibbini
Bronxville High School Ambassador

Sherry Xie
Culver Academy Ambassador

Linda Chen
Dwight-Englewood High School Ambassador 

Rani Shah
Eagan High School Ambassador


Caroline Conforti
F.W. Parker Ambassador

Antoinette Raggs
Kenwood High School Ambassador

Hannah Davis
Latin School of Chicago Ambassador

Jessica Flohr
Latin School of Chicago Ambassador

May Jiang
Los Altos High School Ambassador

Mimi Goodridge
Lyons Township Ambassador

Penelope Pappas
Phoenixville Area High School Ambassador


Anika Jaswal
Radnor High School Ambassador

Hannah May
San Diego High School Ambassador

Sonia Redon
San Diego High School Ambassador

Rhiannon O’Keefe
St. Ignatius College Prep Ambassador

Sophia Ubertalli
Thayer Academy Ambassador

Ema Takahashi
Walter Payton High School Ambassador




National Advisory Council

An external advisory council that guides the organizational success of WiSTEM as a program. We are always looking to expand the group of advisors and if you're interested, please send us an email or take a look at ways to get involved!


Maryam Zaringhalam
500 Women Scientists

Auden Ehringer
Amazon Lab126

Miranda Swanson
Cornell University

Crystal Maier
The Field Museum

Melissa Franklin
Harvard University

Sarah Rugheimer
Harvard University and University of St. Andrews

Jolena Zabel
Kakenya's Dream 

Amy Iler
Northwestern University

Emily Easton
University of Chicago

Veronica Galvin
Women in Science At Yale