Welcome to Ordinarily Extraordinary

a podcast sharing the stories of ordinary women working in STEM.

About the host

I’m an electrical engineer who has worked in the utility industry for over 28 years. I love to share stories of women working in different STEM areas at different phases their careers. We all have amazing stories to tell, and I’m out to share them…one story at a time.

Recent Episodes:

Episode 60 – Sandy Marshall

Founder & CEO of Project Scientist, an organization to encourage young girls to explore STEM.

Episode 59 – Dr. Angelique Adams

Dr. Angelique Adams is an entrepreneur, scientist, engineer, mother, and philanthropist.

Episode 58 – Becky Mueller

Becky Mueller is a crash test engineer – her dream job from the time she was 10 years old.

“Science is not a boy’s game it’s not a girl’s game. It’s everyone’s game. It’s about where we are and where we are going”.

– Nichelle Nichols

Recent STEMSkills Episodes:

Episode 51 – Dealing with Difficult Work Situations

Most of us have had to deal with challenging work situations such as microaggressions, aggressions, harassment and others. In this episode, Dr. Tanya Hewitt provides insight and tools to equip us to better handle those situations. Tanya is the Founder and CEO of Beyond Safety Compliance and specializes in helping organizations become better, more effective work places. She has a PhD in Population Health and Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Physics – What a great combination!