We are grateful for the support and leadership of our donor family. Thank you for being a part of the Fellowship for the Future and showing the importance of supporting women of color in STEM.

FOUNDING MEMBERS & INstitutions

  • Kim Cobb, Georgia Power Chair, Earth & Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology

  • Margaret McFall-Ngai, PhD, NAS, Director and Professor, Pacific Biosciences Research Center, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, in honor of Lynn Margulis

  • Jeff Masters, Weather Underground

  • Michela Biasutti, Lamont Research Professor, Columbia University in memory of Bettye Harrell

  • Timothy McKay, Professor, University of Michigan in memory of Dr. Willie Hobbs Moore, who received her BS (1958), MS (1961) and PhD degrees (1972) in Physics from the University of Michigan.

  • Sharon Collinge

  • Joshua Wolfe

  • Alan Townsend, Provost, Colorado College in honor of Dr. Valerie Ashby

  • Columbia University, Peter de Menocal, Dean of Science, in honor of Marie Tharp.

  • Steven Allison, Professor, University of California, Irvine, in support of all women scientists who have endured sexual harassment

  • Dr. Karen Dyson

  • Will Aber

  • Tara Dolan in honor of Pat Dolan

  • Anonymous donor in memory of Mary Talbot

  • Anonymous donor

  • Marilyn Waite

Founding Advocates

  • Anonymous Donor, in memory of Reba Kramer

  • Brian Seok

  • Laurie Brooks in honor of Liz McCullagh

  • Laurelis C Moore, Biologist, Tufts University

  • Carolyn Harris, Education Coordinator, Columbia University in honor of James Hansen, former Director of NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies

  • Jeremy Borniger, Stanford University

  • Pat Marsteller, Professor of Practice, Emory University

  • Jane Zelikova

  • Anonymous donor

Founding Champions

  • Carolyn Lee, U.S. Public Health Service

  • Faith Kearns

  • Miranda Redmond, Assistant Professor, Colorado State University

  • Michael Mann, Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Science and Director of the Earth System Science Center, Penn State University

  • Stéphanie Laroche-Pierre

  • Ben Bond-Lamberty, Scientist, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

  • Neil Pederson

  • Dana Rehm, Senior Vice President of Marketing, Communications & Digital Media, American Geophysical Union

  • Carolyn Lee, U.S. Public Health Service, in honor of Susan Metcalf

  • Carolyn Lee, U.S. Public Health Service, in honor of Emily Jentes

  • Carolyn Lee, U.S. Public Health Service, in honor of Ali Walker

  • Jenna Jablonski in honor of Dr. Kristen Mitchell

  • Ankur Desai, Professor, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  • Maureen Raymo, Scientist, Columbia University

  • Caitlin McDonough in memory of Dr. Marjorie Hill

  • Susan Leschine, Retired microbiologist, UMass Amherst

  • Emma Hodcroft

  • Andrew Rambaut

  • Rebecca Barnes

  • Robert Mahon, Professor, University of New Orleans

  • Sarah Clement

  • Loren Sackett

  • Claire Crow

  • Tessa Solomon-Lane, Professor, Claremont Colleges

  • Sonya Legg in honor of Dr. Ruby Krishnamurti, Professor emeritus in Oceanography at Florida State University

  • Maryam Zaringhalam

  • Kayleigh O'Keeffe, PhD student, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

  • Meredith Ward, Masters student, University of Massachusetts Boston

  • Tara Smiley

  • Clarice Perryman, Graduate student, University of New Hampshire

  • Hilary Hayford

  • Joanna Wares, Associate Professor of Math, University of Richmond

  • Anonymous Donor in honor of Dr. Mónica Feliú-Mójer

  • Marie DesJardin in honor of Lucy DesJardin

  • Asmeret Asefaw Berhe, Professor, University of California Merced

  • Tania Kim & Brian Spiesman

  • Sharon Billings, Professor, University of Kansas

  • Laure Zanna, Associate Professor, University of Oxford

  • Alice Bell

  • Christine Goodale, Professor, Cornell University in honor of Susan Cheng

  • Axiel Yaël Birenbaum, Postdoctoral Fellow, National Research Council of Canada

  • Ellen Stuart Haëntjens

  • Erika Marín-Spiotta

  • Erin Wissink, Postdoctoral Fellow, Cornell University

  • Kylie Quinn, Research Fellow, RMIT University

  • Candice Roufosse, Lecturer, Imperial College in memory of Nerys Patterson

  • Nicolette Roach, PhD candidate, Texas A&M University

  • Amanda Murphy

  • Amy Rohlfing

  • David Cantu

  • Emily Sanders, Graduate Student Researcher, UC Irvine

  • Tess Killpack in honor of Laverne Melón

  • Adema Ribic in memory of the victims of the Bosnian War

  • Mary Sommer, Lab Manager, Tufts University

  • Eric Luth

  • Francis Jackson, Professor, Tufts University

  • Leslie McClain

  • Joanna Young, Inspiring Girls Expeditions

  • Julia Frugoli, Professor & Associate Dean, Clemson University

  • Diane Robins, Genetics Professor, University of Michigan

  • Katie Dagon, Postdoc, National Center for Atmospheric Research

  • Dyani Taff

  • Jeanna Wheeler, Scientist, Seattle Institute for Biomedical and Clinical Research 

  • Ol'ha Brovarets', Leading Researcher, Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics of NASU of Ukraine

  • Sarah Quast, Chemistry Professor, Commonwealth of Massachusetts in memory of Genevieve Murphy Quast

  • Rachael Bonnington, Regulatory Affairs Specialist, Seattle Children’s Research Institute

  • Kimberly Reese, Scientist, University of Pennsylvania

  • Erica Flock

  • Ruscena Wiederholt

  • Michele Johnson

  • Julie Messier

  • Sarah Fortner

  • Corina Logan

  • Liz Borkowski

  • Rebecca Lave, Professor, Indiana University

  • Linda Mandanas

  • Charlotte Levy

  • Davida Smyth, Professor, The New School

  • Yael Jekogian

  • Allison Mayle

  • Chris Gunter

  • Sandra Franco Iborra

  • Miriam Laugesen, Professor, Columbia University

  • Kimberly Dohms in honor of Dr. Mary Vetter

  • Gaythia Weis

  • Justin Lindenberg

  • Lee Stanish

  • Diana Montano, Events Producer, Science Friday

  • JoEllen McBride

  • Andy and Cindy Martin

  • Sarah Olson

  • Annie Putman

  • Peter Kalmus

  • Alicia Farmer, Program Manager, University of Michigan Biological Station

  • Allison Didychuk, Postdoc, UC Berkeley

  • Katayoun Chamany, Mohn Family Professor of Biology, The New School

  • Benjamin McKee

  • Meredith Moore

  • Jewel Tomasula

  • Sarah Glaser

  • Ingrid Pfoertsch

  • Aaron Dy, Graduate Research Assistant, MIT

  • Kathie Dello

  • Mya Breitbart

  • Amy Vollmer, Professor of Biology, Swarthmore College

  • Ayana Johnson

  • Kristin Fowler

  • Claudia Kasper

  • Renana Poranne, Senior Scientist, ETH Zurich

  • Marilee Benore, Professor, University of Michigan-Dearborn

  • Sarah Wise, Facilitator, University of Colorado at Boulder

  • Nichole Broderick

  • Jessica Kisunzu

  • Jennifer Pett-Ridge, Scientist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

  • Brooke Osborne

  • Sister STEM LLC

  • Jemima Tabeart

  • Michael Lacey, Professor, Georgia Tech

  • Pinki Mondal, Assistant Professor, University of Delaware

  • Kim Hannla, Professor, Fort Lewis College

  • Eddie Gonzalez, Owner of Apothecary Spices

  • Benjamin Sulman

  • Blythe Terrell

  • Ellen Hess, Professor, Emory University

  • Francesca Cotrufo

  • Pacifica Sommers, Postdoc, University of Colorado

  • Jeremy Lant

  • Margret Hatch

  • Katarzyna Nowak, Fellow/Researcher, The Safina Center

  • Elisa Norio in honor of Alexandra Kirton

  • Kathleen Donahue, Academic Program Manager, Moss Landing Marine Labs

  • Helena McMonagle, Research Assistant, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

  • Sarah Crump, Postdoc, University of Colorado Boulder

  • Victoire Cachoux, PhD Student, Institut Curie

  • Jessica Ernakovich, Assistant Professor, University of New Hampshire

  • Jonathan Raberg

  • Emily Fryer, Research Assistant, Carnegie Institute for Science

  • David Colwyn, Geologist, University of Colorado

  • Teal Potter

  • Lina Pérez-Angel, PhD Student, Geological Sciences, University of Colorado in honor of the GAMES program at CU Boulder

  • Lucky Tran, Science Communicator, Columbia University

  • Jill Baron in memory of Dr. Alma Baron

  • Caroline Gaudet

  • Aina Puce

  • Jonathan Gray, Data Scientist, Flowminder

  • Kara Podkaminer

  • Rosemarie Patronette

  • Holly Aaron, Microscopist, UC Berkeley

  • Susan Leschine

  • Jacqueline Dron, PhD Student, Western University

  • Alexandra Dickson

  • Maria Qadri

  • Ernesto Cabezas

  • Thomas Mast

  • Adalberto Lopez

  • Trisha Kesar

  • Christopher Powers, Graduate student, University of Rhode Island

  • Carla Freeman, Professor and Dean, Emory University in honor of Pat Marsteller

  • Leah Roesch in honor of Pat Marsteller

  • Tessa Hill

  • Diana Graham in honor of Myndi Holbrook

  • Emily Fischer

  • Robin Morris in honor of Wendy Bohon

  • Mary Heskel, Assistant Professor, Macalester College

  • Jeannie Haman

  • Melissa Berke

  • Gail Kuhnlein, Communications specialist, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan in honor of Susan Cheng

  • Jean Wilkening, Graduate student, UC Berkeley

  • Alison Marklein

  • Rachel Gallery

  • Elisabeth Larson

  • Marian Schmidt

  • Emileigh Clare

  • Luz Claudio

  • Amber Wright, Assistant Professor of Biology, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

  • Emmanuelle Tognoli

  • Emily Eisenhauer

  • Anonymous donor, in honor of Charise Johnson Milner

  • Anonymous donor, in memory of Josephine Viglione

  • Anonymous donor, in memory of Tom Siccama

  • 2 anonymous donors, in honor of Jane Zelikova

  • 82 anonymous donors