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Famous Formers Luncheon by Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast

September 15, 2022 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm


From Earth to space, the Famous Formers 2022 luncheon salutes women whose commitment makes a difference in our world.

Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast and NASA Langley Research Center are on a joint mission to celebrate Girl Scout trailblazers, past, present, and future at the 2022 Famous Formers luncheon. Join us and the mission by demonstrating your commitment to girls’ future STEM careers.

This year, GSCCC is honoring NASA Langley Research Center with the Community Partnership Award and celebrating trailblazers past, present and future.

Famous Figures Honorees:

Mary W Jackson (1921 – 2005) Aeronautical Engineer, NASA Langley

Katherine Goble Johnson (1918 – 2020) Mathematician and Physicist, NASA Langley

Dorothy Vaughan (1910 – 2008) Mathematician and FORTRAN Programmer, NASA Langley

Famous Former Honorees:

Kimberly Brush, PhD – Director, NASA Langley Office of STEM Engagement at NASA

Colita Nichols Fairfax, PhD – Professor, Robert C. Nusbaum Honors College, Senior Faculty Fellow, and Inaugural Faculty Scholar in the Center for African American Public

Sharon Martin – Senior Vice President, Old Point National Bank

Lisa Ziehmann – Associate Director, NASA Langley Research Center

Future Famous Formers:

Dr. Meredith Borza – Patient First

Melanie Dare Garrett, RN – HCA Chippenham Hospital

Sara Mackenstadt – Senior Staff Accountant, Osage Inc.


September 15, 2022
11:30 am - 1:00 pm


Hampton Roads Convention Center
1610 Coliseum Dr
Hampton, VA 23666 United States
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