October 8, 2021


The STEM Education Program is designed to inspire our youth in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and medicine. 

Experts from across our military participate in the STEM Education Webinar. Speakers will present fascinating applications of STEM education and how they have contributed to response to recent disasters. Careers in disaster response, cybersecurity, medicine and oceanography are just some of the doors that are opened by STEM education.

2020 Featured Speakers

COVID Response and Humanitarian Missions of the Hospital Ship USNS Mercy

CAPT William T. Scouten, Executive Officer, USNS Mercy, U.S. Navy 

3D Printing Solutions in the Field

Maj David Samuel, Recruiting Support Officer, U.S. Marine Corps, Recruiting Station San Francisco

The Defense of Military and Civilian Networks Against Cyber-Attacks

CPT Michelle Andalon, Cyber Network Defense (CND), California National Guard

Converting Public Spaces to Emergency COVID Treatment Centers.

MAJ Stephanie M. Radford, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, South Pacific Division 

Missions on the Icebreaker Healy to the Arctic to Study Climate Change

ENS Trevor Layman, U.S. Coast Guard, USCGC Healy

Panel Discussion

Following the presentations, learn how our military partners have assisted in response efforts to recent disasters right here in California.

Moderated by Mr. Gil Sanborn, Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army