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FCF Media Credentials 2017


STEM-ED Connects

Elkhardt-Thompson Middle School Thurs 1/19

Huguenot High School Wed 1/18

Fisher Elementary School Wed 1/18

Due to the inclement weather, STEM-ED Connects has been rescheduled to January 18 – 19, 2017 

Fine Art Benefit & Sale Presented by MEGA Mentors

Featuring world-renowned tribal culture sculptor, Woodrow Nash


Location: Hippodrome Theater

528 N 2nd St, Richmond, VA

Doors Open 4pm

Activities on the Concourse at 4pm – 8pm

Drumline Competition 5pm

Virginia Union University vs. Virginia State University

Basketball Game at 7pm

Location: Richmond Coliseum

601 E Leigh Street, Richmond, VA

Special Thanks to all of our STEM-ED Connects volunteers!

  • Sandra Williams-Amada, Medicolegal Death Investigator, Medical Examiner
  • Coletta Bey, Founder & Executive Director, STEMulating Youth, Inc.
  • Lester Brown, Senior R&D Researcher, WestRock Company
  • James L. Clark, Senior Staff Engineer, Altria
  • Lisa Collins, IT Senior Manager, Capital One
  • Greg Cummings, Retired Entrepreneur/Philanthropist
  • Morgan Edwards, Web Developer, Henrico County
  • Ryan Gilbreath, Product Manager, ChildFund International
  • Dianne Green, Pathology Outreach Sales & Marketing, VCU Health
  • Tammie Renee Green, Diabetes Care Specialist, Novo Nordisk Pharmaceutical
  • Nehemiah J. Mabry, Bridge Design Engineer/Entrepreneur, Simpson Engineers & Associates/STEMedia Incorporated
  • Dr. Robert Mayfield, Director, Tenaska
  • Erika McClure, Engineer, Dominion
  • Mike McIntyre, Vice President, AECOM
  • Melissa Peskin, Consulting Engineer, Dominion
  • Armeta Robinson, Ukrop's Home-style Foods, Former Food Chemist
  • Samantha Thompson, System IT Roadmapping, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
  • Rickiea Thornhill, Auditor, Dominion Resources Services, Inc.
  • Ricky Venters, Economic Inclusion Program Manager (Mechanical Engineer), Johns Hopkins, University
  • James Warren Senior Director, Brand Strategy, Johnson, Inc.
  • Dr. Omar Watson, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, Virginia Oral & Facial Surgery
  • Vida C Williams, Founder, Managing Partner Axis Partners