“I CAN STEM” NJ Inductees

I CAN STEM

Role Models

New Jersey Inductees

The New Jersey STEM Pathways Network honors diverse STEM leaders who have made and continue to make significant contributions in STEM. 

"Equity is at the heart of all the work we do for STEM in the State. I CAN STEM is an initiative that will support our continued work towards our goal of making STEM accessible and representative of everyone."
Kim Case
NJSPN Manager

2022 New Jersey Inductees

January

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Ralph Losanno

Supervisor of Technology at Flemington-Raritan Schools

February

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Maria Agapito

President of NJ Science Academy

March

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Rachel Feller

Scientist of Discovery Sample Management at Merck

April

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Kamuran Soydam

STEM teacher and Coach at I-Learn Schools

May

Pavithra Lakshminarayan

Creator & Chief of Mindbytes

June

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Luis De Abreu

STEM Program Director at Bergen Community College

July

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Virginie Maillard

Head of Siemens Technology US / Head of Simulation & Digital Twin field at Siemens

August

Traymanesha Lamy

Senior Director of Programs and Advocacy Community Catalyst

September

Erica DeMichele

K-12 Supervisor in Delran School District

October

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Tiago Forin

Educator at Rowan University

November

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Christine Girtain

Director of Authentic Science Research at Toms River High School North and South

I CAN STEM

New Jersey Inductees

The I CAN STEM New Jersey Inductees are selected through a nomination process which is reviewed by the NJSPN’s ​New Jersey STEM Strategic Advisory Board​. 

By including role models right in our State, students will have the opportunity to meet or hear from them in real life and learn about the various STEM industries that are right here in New Jersey.