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Members of the Equity in STEM board.


Hannah Blythyn MS, Minister for Social Partnership


  • Professor Jas Pal Badyal, Chief Scientific Adviser for Wales
  • Dr Anita Shaw, Director of STEM powered Learning
  • Susan Jones, Tata Steel
  • Dr David Clubb, Director of Afallen
  • Wendy Sadler MBE, Director of Science Made Simple
  • Dr Gayathri Eknath, Planning Inspectorate
  • Nikki Giant, The Girl Lab
  • Dr Louise Bright, Founder of the Wales Women in STEM network 
  • Maria Rossini, Head of Education at the British Science Association
  • Estelle Whewell, British Science Association CREST Awards
  • Hayley Moss, Higher Education Funding Council for Wales 
  • Eluned Parrott, Head of Institute of Physics Wales
  • Professor Meena Upadhyaya OBE, Founder of Ethnic Minority Women in Welsh Healthcare
  • Dr Emma Yhnell, Science communicator, Neuroscientist at Cardiff University
  • Jainaba Conteh, Ethnic Minorities & Youth Support Team Wales

The board is supported by Welsh Government officials.