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Black Women in Science and Engineering Networking Brunch

Modified: February 6, 2017

Join Black Women in Science and Engineering (BWISE) for "Careers and Conversations with..." Erika Jefferson, BWISE President & Founder. You will hear about the plans for BWISE Chicago and updates for the national organization. RSVP here.

Erika Jefferson is the President and Founder of Black Women in Science and Engineering (BWISE), an organization focused on bridging the leadership gap for black women in STEM. She received her MBA from Georgia Tech and her BS in Chemical Engineering from LSU. She has worked for top companies such as Amoco, Chevron and Praxair in a myriad of leadership and executive roles ranging from sales/business development to supply chain and operations excellence. Her more than two decades of experience led her across the nation from Chicago, to Greenville, Charlotte, Atlanta and eventually Houston. Ms. Jefferson is a member of the Society of Women Engineers. In her free time, she loves to travel internationally and also spearheads a Meetup group in Houston called Houston Black Newcomers that boasts more than 1,800 members to date.

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math