Kamaljeet Sanghera is the executive director of STEM Outreach and an associate chair and professor in the Information Sciences and Technology (IST) Department, Volgenau School of Engineering at George Mason University. She is an active member of Northern Virginia Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA). Sanghera has served as the Aspirations project co-lead of the executive committee of National Center of Women in Information Technology (NCWIT). She received the NCWIT Extension Services Award to implement systemic change to increase enrollment, retention, and graduation of women in technology and engineering undergraduate programs. Sanghera is also an active member of Students and Technology in Academia, Research and Service (STARS) program. Her focus is on developing opportunities for K-12 teachers’ professional development, offering engineering and technology related camps and conferences for K-12 students while creating a community of practice for like-minded people who wish to participate in and contribute to STEM initiatives.