CJ STEMM Idol Speaker Series

The CJ STEMM Idol Speaker Series, in its tenth year, is open to all CJ students, faculty and staff. The semi-monthly series showcases area professionals, including CJ alumni, who have successful careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering, math and medicine. Sessions are generally held on Tuesdays during each of the four Homeroom periods in the Library.

Are you interested in becoming a CJ STEMM Idol Speaker Series presenter? Contact Meg Draeger, CJ STEMM coordinator, at (937) 461-3740 x487, or at mdraeger@cjeagles.org.

2018-19 STEMM Idol Speakers

Amanda Delaney:  Mechanical Engineering/Biomechanics Graduate Student, Univ. of Dayton  View Presentation>>

John Flach PhD:  Sr. Cognitive Systems Engineer, Mile Two LLC  View Presentation>>

Lauren Fievisohn PhD: Threat Intelligence Analyst, Redacted, Inc.  View Presentation>>

Ryan Bowe: Geographic Information Systems Lead, Woolpert

Eddie Ruff '12: Graduate student at UD, Electro-Optics

Fred Lickert:  Accident Reconstructionist, Law-Science Technologies  View Presentation>>

Dr. Patricia Schiml, PhD: Neuroscience, Wright State University


2017-18 STEMM Idol Speakers

Brian Bensman '92: Cintas, Senior Director, Transportation, Fleet, and Regulatory Compliance

Jenna Decker: WSU Boonshoft School of Medicine, 3rd Year Medical Student

Dan Mayer: Architect, TRIAD Architects  View Presentation>>

Michael Ooten:  Aerospace Engineer, WPAFB 

Megan Kelleher '03:  Canadian Sales Manager, BarSplice Products

Emma Kerwin and Adedoyin Olateru-Olagbegi:  MIT Women's Initiative

Kanesha Scott:  Engineering Innovation, Johns Hopkins University at Clark State  View Presentation>>

Nadja Turek '96: Civil Engineer, Woolpert  View Presentation>>

Matt Piekenbrock '10: Graduate Assistant, Wright State University  View Presentation>>

Nicole Weckesser '12: PharmD candidate, Ohio Northern University   View Presentation>>


2016-17 STEMM Idol Speakers

Annie Schoen MD '97: Miami Valley Hospital, Hospitalist, Internal Medicine  View Presentation>>

Brandon Pytel: University of Cincinnati College of Engineering & Applied Science, Program Coordinator

Samantha Hedges: FedEx Ground, Industrial Engineer  View Presentation

Emily Laubacher Heckman, PhD '97 - WPAFB AFRL, Senior Electronics Research Engineer  View Presentation

Michael Uhl: Premier Health Atrium Medical Center, Chief Operating Officer

John Razauskas '11: The Dannon Company, Inc., Project Engineer

Kanesha Hall: Engineering Innovation Summer Program - Johns Hopkins at Clark State CC  View Presentation

Jennifer Ward: Norwood Medical, Industrial Engineer View Presentation

Cara Nartker '09: CDI Aerospace/GE Aviation, Design Engineer  View Presentation

Ava Billimoria: Thompson Hine LLP, Patent Attorney  View Presentation

Dr. Neil Paton: Cargill Animal Nutrition, Lead Statistician  View Presentation

Erin Stark, Miami Valley Hospital, Dietetics Intern  View Presentation

Dr. Michael Robertson, Wright State Family Medicine, Resident Physician


2015-2016 STEMM Idol Speakers

Mike Coyle '89: Dayton Lamina Corporation, Senior Director of Product Management and Development    
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Dr. Travis Doom: Wright State University, professor and associate chair in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering
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Stephanie Birkenhauer: University of Cincinnati College of Engineering & Applied Science, Program Coordinator

Bob Miller: O’Neil & Associates, Director of Digital and Social Media
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Sebastien Reif: SAS Automation, German Engineer Interns

Elana Chapman '87: General Motors, Senior Fuels Engineer
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Mike Ooten: WPAFB Air Force Research Laboratory, Aerospace Engineer
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Dr. Jason Johnston: Miami Acres Animal Hospital, Veterinarian

Kelly Sodders: Premier Health, Clinical Practice Manager
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Joe DeLong, Shell + Meyer Associates, Structural Engineer
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Molly Wakeling, Physicist and AFIT Graduate Student

Meg Draeger, CJ STEMM Coordinator (National Engineers Week)
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Dr. Jim Olson, Wright State University, Neuroscientist and Professor of Emergency Medicine (Brain Awareness Week)
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Rachel Easter & Keshia Kinney, City of Dayton Water Department
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