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About Great Minds in STEM

Our Vision

Be a national leader in keeping America technologically strong by promoting Science, Technology, Engineering and Math careers especially in underserved communities

Our Mission

  • To inspire and motivate underserved students to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
  • To enlighten and engage families, educators, communities and employers to assist underserved students pursuing STEM career
  • To inspire our nation through recognition of the achievements of Hispanics and other role models in STEM
  • To enable and leverage Hispanic STEM talent to play a leadership role
  • To collaborate and cooperate nationally within the STEM community

GMiS Senior Leadership

Norman Fortenberry, Sc.D.

Chief Executive Officer

Lupe Munoz-Alvarado, M.A.

Conference and Education Programs

Executive Director

Gary Cruz, Ph.D.

Academic Research & University Relations

Senior Director

GMiS Team

Business Office Manager 

Program Manager

Coordinator, Innovation & Education Programs

Coordinator, Innovation & Education Programs 

Business Development and Communication Coordinator 

Program Assistant 

Program Assistant 

Development Representative

Development Representative

IT Services Consultant

Done Development

EDLT Photography 

Web Services, Video, Print & Communications