STEMMY Awards 2018-04-17T19:52:17+00:00

STEMMY Awards

Celebrating women who are making a difference in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Medicine in the Kansas City Region.

SAVE THE DATE!

5th Annual STEMMy Awards

Thursday, September 27, 2018

  • A woman with 15+ years of post-graduate experience in a STEMM field
  • She currently holds a leadership position in her organization
  • She has made significant contributions to the STEMM community
  • She lives in the KC metro or surrounding region
  • She is currently work in a STEMM field
  • She is a Champion of women in STEMM, promoting gender equity in leadership roles, support women entering or growing STEMM careers and celebrate achievements by women in STEMM.
  • She is a 360 Degree Leader who casts a vision, sets and attains goals, learns from other leaders, mentors others, influences peers, propels innovation and change.
  • She is known for her Industry Excellence as an expert on product/service/process, have a history of high quality results, customer loyalty, be a contributor to progress in her industry and be involved in professional organizations.
  • She is Engaged in Community, in efforts that impact our community, drives positive economic trends, demonstrate social responsibility and invests in employee culture.
  • A woman with less than 15 years of experience
  • She has demonstrated significant achievement early in her career
  • She is involved in the STEMM community
  • She lives in the KC metro or surrounding region
  • She is currently work in a STEMM field
  • She is an Influencer of women in STEMM, showing peer recognition and peer support
  • She is an Emerging Leader for women in STEMM, be involved in STEMM activities either in her company or in the community
  • She demonstrates Industry Excellence by influencing others in her STEMM field and is a viewed as a key contributor in the company / industry of her chosen STEMM field
  • She is Engaged in Community, in efforts that impact our community, drives positive economic trends, demonstrate social responsibility and invests in employee culture.
  • A woman business owner in a STEMM field for a minimum of 1 year
  • She works / does business in the Kansas City area or surrounding region
  • She demonstrates Exemplary Leadership in her business establishing a strong vision and achieving great success
  • She demonstrates Industry Excellence by influencing others in her STEMM field and is a viewed as a key contributor in the company / industry of her chosen STEMM field.
  • She is Engaged in Community, in efforts that impact our community, drives positive economic trends, demonstrate social responsibility and invests in others
  • A man or women working in a STEMM field or in association with a STEMM field or organization
  • He/she lives in the KC metro or surrounding region
  • He/she is a Bridge Builder who casts a vision for gender equality and acts on that vision
  • He/she is an Advocate for women in STEMM, supporting women entering or growing STEMM careers promoting women in his/her workplace or in the community
  • He/she is a Champion for women in STEMM, promoting gender equity in leadership roles, and celebrating the achievements of women in STEMM
  • A full-time faculty member in a STEMM field
  • She has a minimum of 5 years of experience
  • She is recognized by her institution/community as an Excellent Educator based upon student or faculty assessments and community accolades
  • She is an Engaged Leader promoting student involvement in STEMM related activities (e.g. faculty sponsor of an engineering organization)
  • A female college student currently enrolled in a Kansas or Missouri college or university
  • She has Professional Aspirations in a STEMM field
  • She has demonstrated Academic Achievements
  • She shows exemplary Student Involvement in the campus / community organizations
  • She is a Leader Amongst her Peers at her college or university
  • A company (large or small) or a non-profit that promotes women in STEMM
  • The company/non-profit is actively Engaged in the Community in the KC Metro area STEMM related activities / organizations
  • The company/non-profit provides is Highly Supportive of women working in STEMM fields and provides benefits in the form of education, company events, comradery and social events

About

Kansas City is doing its part to celebrate the 24% of women who contribute every day in the STEMM workforce.  On September 27, 2018, the Central Exchange will once again celebrate the accomplishments of all women in Kansas City who are setting trends and breaking barriers in their STEMM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics or medicine) fields at the 4th annual STEMMy Awards Luncheon.

2017 AWARD WINNERS

Groundbreaking Leadership Award

Cindy Wallis-Lage / Black and Veatch

Rising Trendsetter Award

Julie Christianson / KU Medical Center

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Adriana Porter / Black and Veatch

Enterprising Innovator Award

Kourtney Govro / Sphere3 Consulting

WiSTEMM Educator Award

Kathleen Kilway / UMKC

WiSTEMM Student Achiever Award

 Alexandra Erwin / University of Kansas

Corporate Hero

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City