Dr. Andrea, a Ph.D. polymer chemist by training, is a former Procter & Gamble (P&G) Research & Development Section Head. She has managed multi–discipline teams of scientists and engineers to drive technology, formulation, and process development for top personal care brands such as Secret, Old Spice, and Gillette.
Tom is the CFO and part-owner of PEAK Resources, Inc. PEAK is a technology firm headquartered in Denver founded in 1991. PEAK is a long time supporter of the PEAK Scholarship for Technology that is awarded annually to a KIPP Collegiate student going on to study a STEM field in college. Tom has devoted his passion to education by serving on the board of the Colorado Charter School Institute, PEBC (Public Education & Business Coalition) and Colorado Succeeds. Tom is a native of Colorado and is committed to a great education for every Colorado student regardless of zip code.
Mary is a user experience designer and front-end web developer with over 20 years of experience in web design, email marketing design, creative and technical direction, development and programming. She studied Multimedia at the Art Institute of Colorado before going on to start her successful freelance web development business and has since been involved in the creation, implementation, and ongoing maintenance of hundreds of websites. Mary is honored to assist in bringing STEM experiences to students who might not otherwise have direct access to these learning opportunities.