WiSER is pleased to announce 18 new members who will join the 2021- 2022 Executive Team. Along with seven returning members, the new team comprises select individuals representing academia and industry. They will oversee the planning and execution of WISER’s activities and report to Co-Chairs Noor Al-Zanoon and Ali Chou.
Both Al-Zanoon and Chou have volunteered at WiSER for several years, supporting different programs. They shared their excitement about leading the new team.
“We are thrilled to announce the new Executive Team at WiSER,” Chou said. “Over the years, I observed tremendous growth from our group—from spreading awareness of diversity in STEM to establishing new partnerships with like-minded organizations. Each member brings a unique and diverse perspective to the group and I look forward to working with them as we launch new initiatives to support women and underrepresented groups in STEM.”Ali Chou, Co-Chair of WiSER
“I can’t express how excited I am about our new executive team,” Al-Zanoon added. “The energy, enthusiasm and dedication that I have already seen from each of our members are humbling. They embody the values and mission of supporting underrepresented groups within STEM. I am eager to learn and grow with this incredible team of volunteers.”Noor Al-Zanoon, Co-Chair of WiSER
Read more about all the members of the Executive Team here.
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