NJ STEM Month Committee

NJ STEM Month Committee

If you're interested in joining our committee, please contact Shirley Guzman at sguzman@rdnj.org

Our Committee

Bruce Bukiet, Ph.D.


Dr. Bruce Bukiet is an applied mathematician who has made contributions to numerous areas of mathematical modeling, including detonations, insect infestation, applications of math to biology and baseball. 

Kim Case


Kim Case is the NJSPN’s Managing Partner. She leads the organization and all of its initiatives and collaborates with industry and government leaders to strengthen the STEM workforce in NJ. 

Shirley Guzman

Shirley Guzman is the project manager of the NJSPN. She works closely with the NJ STEM ecosystems to ensure that their initiatives stay on track.  

Jim Lipuma, Ph.D.

Dr. James Lipuma is a faculty member in the Humanities Department at NJIT and Director of the Collaborative for Leadership Education, and Assessment Research (CLEAR).  Currently, he leads the STEM for Success project, a continuations of his NSF INCLUDES project to promote STEM for all especially  those in traditionally  under-represented groups.  For more information, please visit: https://www.jameslipuma.com/