THE TEAM

Bianka

Future Computer Scientist

Bianka is a coder who sees crucial issues and challenges in untraditional places. Focusing on device safety, she wants to make the devices we use safer and better.

Deja

Future Biomedical Engineer

Deja’s interest in Biomedical Engineering could lead to medical innovations in the future that could change countless people’s lives. Firsthand experience with her dad’s close call with a paralyzing accident further motivates her to make an impact in STEM fields.

Heather

Future Chemical Engineer

Heather’s favorite STEM discipline? Try all of them. Her goal is to help humans move away from nonrenewable sources of energy. She’s ready to defy expectations, starting by turning a fridge into a race car.

Sofi

Future Environmental Engineer

A puzzle-loving scientist, Sofi wants to help us live in a more environmentally friendly way, using technology and engineering. Sofi is already performing experiments at home and blowing her family’s minds.

Emma

Future Doctor

Emma loves to explore, find out how things work, and has always been curious about different organisms. That’s why she hopes to become a doctor one day, and use her natural curiosity to help people.

THE MENTORS

Marina

CAPACITY PLANNING MANAGER

Mariana has 18 years at ComEd under her belt. She wants future STEM stars to know that they are capable of so much more than they think.

Jill

SENIOR ENGINEER

Jill advises young girls: “Be your own person and pursue your interests.” Ask her about her time on The Oprah Winfrey Show.

Mahavish

ASSOCIATE ENGINEER

Mahavish participated in an engineering robotics competition for three years in college. She believes STEM is for everyone.

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