Kara Torbert

Ms. Torbert coordinates all Community STEM events including STEM extravaganzas, Starry Nights, and outreach events across Texas, reaching over 12,200 people in 2016. In her role, she builds and supports community partnerships, organizes STEM CREW, and promotes Girlstart’s summer opportunities. Kara earned her Bachelor’s degree in Earth and Planetary Science, with an emphasis in Geology, from the University of California at Berkeley. Prior to joining Girlstart, Kara led after school science programs for AmeriCorps, and served as a summer camp counselor at the elementary and middle school levels.

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