Aug. 2, 2012
-- On August 1, 2012, the first day of the 2012-13 fiscal year SEM Link welcomed new additions to its boards and celebrates the contribution of outgoing members. The 2011-12 fiscal year were the final terms on the Board of Directors for Mr. Christian Harden, Ms. Kimberly M White and founding member Ms. Kimberly Walker-Herring,
In the 2012-13 fiscal year, Dr. Tedric D. Campbell of the Board of Directors and all of the advisory board members returned for an additional two year term. The new members of the Board of Directors are Dr. Elizabeth L. Donald, Clorox, Oakland, California; Dr. Kenyetta A. Johnson, Georgia Perimeter College, Atlanta, Georgia and Ms. Carletta S. Hurt, Ed.S. , Howard University Middle School of Mathematics and Science, Washington, DC. The members of the advisory board are Mr. Kamel Jacot-Bell, Ankh Marketing & Communications LLC, San Francisco, California and Mrs. Sharon M. Parker, Aspire Public Schools, Oakland, California. “I am so thankful for these professionals that are dedicating their professional expertise, resources and time to help SEM Link achieve its mission” says Ms. Tokiwa T. Smith SEM Link Founder and Executive Director.
About SEM Link
Science, Engineering and Mathematics Link, Inc. (SEM Link), a tax-exempt national nonprofit organization, founded in 2005 by Ms. Tokiwa T. Smith in Atlanta, Georgia on the premise that exposure to members of the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) communities is critical to student achievement and career exploration in math and science. SEM Link's mission is to promote student achievement and career exploration in math and science while increasing student exposure to the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) communities. Our two core programs, Experimental Design Program and Math and Science Career Academy, enhance the STEM educational experience for K-12 students by providing them opportunities to engage in hands-on STEM activities, explore STEM careers and learn about real-world applications of STEM. Since our inception we have served thousands of youth in Atlanta, the San Francisco Bay Area and the Washington DC Metro Area.. For more information about SEM Link visit our website at www.semsuccess.org or contact Ms. Tokiwa T. Smith, Founder and Executive Director, via e-mail at tokiwa.smith@
semsuccess.org or via phone at 888-600-6294.