Leadership Team for Connecticut Girls Collaborative Project

Leadership Team members were selected to bring STEM and program management expertise to the Collaborative's work. Leadership Team members also provide regional representation within the Collaborative. Current Leadership Team members are:

  • Keshia Ashe
    Founder and CEO
  • Laurel Kohl
    Energy Technical Specialist for Education and Training
    Eastern Connecticut State University
  • Mary (Cater) Arico, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
    University of Hartford
  • Michele Dischino
    Technology and Engineering Education
    Central Connecticut State University
  • Myrna E. Watanabe, Ph.D.
    Adjunct Instructor
    Math and Science Division, Naugatuck Valley Community College
  • Peggy Erlenkotter
    Senior Risk Management - Consultant
    General Electric Commercial Finance
  • Sue Palisano
    Director of Education & Workforce Development
    Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc.
  • Susan Gest
    Community Volunteer
  • Terri Clark
    Associate Director
    Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering