US Navy

Leedjia Svec works for NASA and Navy, she is director of military programs. Over 10 years active she has duty service to the navy, currently serving as a liaison to NASA Ames. She holds a masters and doctorate in vision science, masters in international relations, bachelors in engineering technology and psychology, and certifications in human systems integration, conflict transformation, and equal opportunity and diversity management. Awards include 2017 women of influence, international young investigators award from the aerospace medical society, and fellowship with Norwich University institute of culture and language. Also author the science and diversity advocacy blog, stylish STEM.

Summits Attended: 2017 Paris

Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.