Square Pizza Podcast

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The Square Pizza podcast focuses on the intersection of education, innovation, and diversity. We host and interview leaders doing incredible work around the country to ensure all students have access to an equitable education. The Square Pizza podcast is hosted by SchermCo, a social-impact implementation firm that offers strategic implementation and project management services to schools and education-focused organizations across the country.

Welcome back to another episode of the #squarepizzapod. This week, we have two guest hosts from the SchermCo team! Alex AbischDirector of Strategic Implementation, and Taylor JamesStrategic Implementation Associate. Alex and Taylor are in conversation with Jerika Jones who is the Executive Director of INTech Foundation.

In this episode: 

  • Background
  • How did she get interested in Women and Gender Studies?
  • How does her experience and education in Women and Gender Studies impact her work at INTech Foundation?
  • Is there a connection between music and technology? Or Art and Tech?
  • What would she like the future to look like for young women in Tech?
  • As most people know there are not a lot of women of color in the STEM field, how would she like to see this change in the future?
  • Intersectionalities she has witnessed among women in the STEM field across cultures?