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Women in STEM Award Winners

September 1 - December 31, 2020


Whitaker Center is proud to recognize women in Central Pennsylvania who have made an impact in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math through our 2020 Women in STEM Awards Program. This event benefits our Girls in STEM Initiative, empowering girls to know they are strong enough to change the world. 

2020 Award Winners. Photos by Roger That Photography.

Champion: Jennifer Moorehead

A company or organization that provides initiatives to support the advancement of women in STEM.

Woman to Watch: Erin Letavic

Recognizes a professional woman under 40 who has significant accomplishments/success in her STEM field.

Game Changer: Jessica Petko

Acknowledges a woman who has made an impact in her STEM field with an emphasis on inspiring others. (Ex. Educators)

Woman Breaking Barriers: Kristen Brandt

Recognizes a woman who utilizes her position/expertise to engage a diverse community and break down barriers in STEM.

Advocate: Christina Baldwin

Recognizes a woman who serves as an advocate for women and girls and has aided them to excel in STEM.

Rising Star (Warrior): Fatima Madondo

Recognizes a young woman student making strides in her STEM education.

Legacy “WhitaHER” Award: Lea Nadler

Recognizes a woman who has demonstrated superior leadership and has a significant track record of long-term achievements/accomplishments in STEM.

Thank you to all 2020 sponsors.


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