Welcome our new CEO

Stephanie Hein

Hein’s responsibilities will include overseeing the expansion of new Maker Girl Academies, ensuring both the
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and Northwestern University Academies are sustainable and supported. In addition, she will coordinate fundraising efforts with a goal to impact 10,000 girls by 2023, including
half from underrepresented and rural communities.


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MakerGirl sessions are for girls aged 7-10 and led by university STEM women...

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Who is a MakerGirl?

A MakerGirl is an up and coming force to be reckoned with...

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over 3,000 girls impacted to date