Federico Ardila

Federico Ardila

Advisory Board San Francisco State University and University of Los Andes in ColombiaFederico is Professor of Mathematics at San Francisco State University and the Universidad de Los Andes in Colombia. He is a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society, a member of the Colombian Academy of Science, and a winner of the Mathematical Association of […]

Brianna Donaldson

Brianna Donaldson

Advisory Board American Institute of Mathematics (AIM)Brianna Donaldson (PhD, Indiana University) has served as Director of Special Projects since 2008 at the American Institute of Mathematics (AIM), one of six NSF-funded math research institutes in the U.S. Donaldson oversees national-level education, workforce development, and public outreach projects that contribute to the broader impacts of AIM’s […]

John Herrington

John Herrington

Advisory Board Association of Naval Aviation and American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)John Bennett Herrington is a retired United States Naval Aviator, Naval Test Pilot, and NASA astronaut. Born in Wetumka, Oklahoma, into the Chickasaw Nation, John built his career on service.Having always wanted to be a pilot, Herrington joined the Navy and received […]

Dr. Kathy DeerInWater

Dr. Kathy DeerInWater

Advisory Board American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)Dr. Kathy DeerInWater is a citizen of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma. She joined AISES in October 2014 and completed her Doctoral degree in Ecology at the University of California, Davis in September 2015. As a long-time member of the AISES family, Dr. DeerInWater brings first-hand experience […]

Robert Eugene Megginson

Robert Eugene Megginson

Advisory Board University of MichiganRobert Eugene Megginson (Lakota) is the Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Mathematics at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He is one of a handful of Native Americans who hold a PhD in mathematics, and he has taken great interest in underrepresented minorities in mathematics. In particular, in the […]

William Yslas Vélez

William Yslas Velez

Advisory Board University of ArizonaWilliam Yslas Vélez is a University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Emeritus, and an Elected Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. From 1994–96, Vélez served as the president of Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS). He also worked with the US Navy […]

Dr. Belin Tsinnajinnie

Dr. Belin Tsinnajinnie

Advisory Board Santa Fe Community CollegeBelin Tsinnajinnie (he/him) is Diné and Filipinx from Na’ Neelzhiin, New Mexico. Belin received his PhD in Mathematics at the University of Arizona with a doctoral thesis focused on notions of mathematical identity in the context of Indigenous and Latinx students. He is a Full-time Faculty in the Mathematics Department […]

Jerry C. Elliott-High Eagle

Jerry C. Elliott-High Eagle

Advisory Board AISESJerry C. Elliott-High Eagle is a physicist, and was one of the first indigenous persons employed by NASA, where he had a rewarding and successful career for 41 years. He is most known for his contributions as the lead Retrofire Officer during the Apollo 13 mission, where his actions saved the lives of […]

Dr. Chadd McGlone

Chadd McGlone

Advisory Board Teachers2Teachers GlobalDr. Chadd McGlone is T2TGlobal’s cofounder and former executive director. Prior to launching T2TGlobal in 2014, he spent fifteen years in the classroom teaching mathematics and science to middle school students. He earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the Ohio State University and a doctorate from the University of North Carolina […]

Henry Fowler

Dr. Henry Fowler collaborates with a participant.

Navajo Technical University
Henry co-founded the Navajo Nation Math Circles project and brings a passion for education and mathematics to the AIMC. His extensive history of advocating on behalf of Navajo STEM education and opportunities for indigenous students and teachers is visionary. Henry is of the Diné and currently resides in Wheatfields, AZ, Diné Bikeyah.
email: henry_hf@hotmail.com