Who are the panelists ?

 Dearo Jessie Equal Opportunity in the U.S. STEM Academic Workforce
Jessie DeAro
ADVANCE Program Director, National Science Foundation
Dr. Jessie DeAro is an expert in broadening participation in the STEM workforce and has seventeen years of experience leading federal grant programs at the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the U.S. Department of Education. Currently she is the lead program director for the ADVANCE program at NSF. She has served in leadership and policy roles in STEM education and workforce as a senior policy advisory at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and as acting Deputy Division Director at NSF.