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ALABAMA STEM COUNCIL

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Introducing the

ALABAMA
STEM
COUNCIL

The Alabama STEM Council was formed in September 2020 by Governor Kay Ivey’s Executive Order No. 721.  The Council members represent leaders from Alabama businesses, education, and state government.  The council’s work will build on and extend Alabama’s Roadmap to STEM Success.

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Science
CPU
Technology
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Engineering
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Mathematics

Members of the
Alabama STEM Council

Jimmy Baker
Chancellor
Alabama Community College System

Calvin Briggs
Executive Director
Southern Center for Broadening Participation in STEM

Terry Burkle
Executive Director
Baldwin County Education Coalition

Greg Canfield
Secretary of Commerce
Alabama Department of Commerce

George Clark
President
Manufacture Alabama

Barbara Cooper
Secretary
Early childhood Education

Elisabeth Davis
Assistant State Superintendent of the Office of Student Learning, Alabama State Board of Education

Ronald Davis
President
Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association

Virginia Davis
Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering
Auburn University

Tammy Dunn
Vice President for Academic Affairs
A+ College Ready

Matthew Durdin

Mary Lou Ewald
Director of STEM Outreach Center
Auburn University College of Sciences and Mathematics

Jeff Gray
Professor, Department of Computer Science
University of Alabama

Andre Green
Professor and Associate Vice President, Academi Affairs
University of South Alabama

Andre Harrison
Vice President
Cognial22

Sheila Holt
AMSTI Director
University of Alabama – Huntsville

Jimmy Hull
Assistant State Superintendent for Career and Technical Education & Workforce Development, ALSDE

Liz Huntley
Co-Founder
The Hope Institute

Vicki Karolewics
President
Wallace State Community College

Neil Lamb
VP for Education Outreach
HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology

Josh Laney
Director
Alabama Office of Apprenticeship

Kathryn Lanier
Director of STEM Education Outreach
Southern Research

Sandy Ledwell
Director
Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiative

Eric Mackey
State Superintendent of Education

Tim McCartney
Chairman
Alabama Workforce Council

Cynthia McCarty
District 6 Representative
Alabama State Board of Education

Kevin McGhaw
Director
Southeast Regional Office of STEM Engagement, NASA

Robin McGill
Director of Instruction
Alabama Commission on Higher Education

Tina Miller-Way
Chair, Discovery Hall Programs
Dauphin Island Sea Lab

Paul Morin
Alabama Smart Foundation

Dawn Morrison
Computer Science State Administrator
Alabama State Department of Education

Charles Nash
Senior Vice Chancellor Emeritus
University of Alabama System

Jimmy Parnell
President
Alabama Farmers Federation

Keith Philips
Executive Director,
Alabama Technology Network

Jim Purcell
Executive Director,
Alabama Commission on Higher Education

Adrienne Starks
Founder and CEO
STREAM Innovations

Sean Stevens
Coordinator, Instructional Services and AL Career Coaches Program, ALSDE

Charisse Stokes
Executive Director
TechMGM

Christy Swaid
Founder and CEO
HEAL, Inc. (Healthy Eating Active Living)

Daryl Taylor
Vice President and General manager
Airbus America

Kay Taylor
Vice President of Education
U.S. Space and Rocket Center

Amy Templeton
President and CEO
McWane Science Center

Brenda Terry
Executive Director
Alabama Mathematics Science, and Technology Education Coalition

K-Rob Thomas
Vice President of Origination and Acquisitions
Southern Power Company

Ken Tucker
Chair, Alabama Council of College and University Presidents; President, University of West Alabama

Fitzgerald Washington
Secretary of ADOL
Alabama Department of Labor

Tina Watts
Community Investor
The Boeing Company

Tim Wick
Associate Dean, School of Engineering
The University of Alabama at Birmingham

RaSheda Workman
VP for Strategic Initiatives
Stillman College

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Dr. Lee Meadows,
Interim Executive Director
lee.meadows@commerce.alabama.gov

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