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Edmonds CC President Jean Hernandez presents at U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference

08/11/15

Jean Hernandez

Edmonds CC President Jean Hernandez

Edmonds Community College President Jean Hernandez presented at the 2015 U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference on June 29, in San Diego.

Dr. Hernandez presented during the session, “Community Colleges: STEM's Secret Weapon," alongside Jerome S. Parker, president of Delaware County Community College in Pennsylvania.

The theme of the conference was, “Teach, Inspire, Hire: Discovering and Growing America’s Diverse Talent Pool,” with a special emphasis on helping underrepresented populations and underserved communities.

Dr. Hernandez spoke on the following points:

“Edmonds CC recognizes the value of community partnerships with K-12, other colleges and universities, and industry in creating a strong, viable STEM network in Snohomish County,” said Hernandez. “We are only as strong as the network we create!”

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