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

  • Anonymous Donor, in memory of Mary Talbot

  • Dr. Karen Dyson

  • Will Aber

  • Tara Dolan in honor of Pat Dolan

Founding Advocates

  • 1 anonymous donor in memory of Reba Kramer

  • Brian Seok

  • Laurie Brooks in honor of Liz McCullagh

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

  • 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

  • Emily Sanders, Graduate Student Researcher, UC Irvine

  • Tess Killpack

  • Adema Ribic

  • Mary Sommer, Lab Manager, Tufts University

  • Eric Luth

  • Francis Jackson, Professor, Tufts University

  • Leslie Mc Clain

  • Joanna Young, Inspiring Girls Expeditions

  • Julia Frugoli, Professor & Associate Dean

  • 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 honor of Genevieve Murphy Quast

  • Kimberly Reese, Scientist, University of Pennsylvania

  • Erica Flock

  • Ruscena Wiederholt

  • Michele Johnson

  • Julie Messier

  • Sarah Fortner

  • Corina Logan

  • Liz Borkowski

  • 25 anonymous donors