EBONY hosts a Black Connect sponsored by Nationwide to discuss their equity improvement initiatives to foster better inclusion for the Black Community.  For this discussion, we will be joined by influential executive founders and business owners in STEM space for a pivotal discussion that will address major inequities faced by the black community in Education and empower our audiences with the available resources to build towards success.


  • Kimberly Bryant - Founder of Black Girls Code
  • Aisha Bowe -  Former NASA rocket scientist & Founder / CEO of STEMBoard + Lingo 
  • Deena Piorett - Founder & Executive Director of iUrban Teen