Dr. Tiamesha Walker-Smith
Executive Director, ATHENA of the Triangle
(919) 342-8404

ATHENA of the Triangle receives a $10,000 AT&T contribution

Raleigh, NC, July 21, 2023 – ATHENA of the Triangle announced it received a $10,000 AT&T contribution to further develop its ATHENA in STEM program focused on middle and high school students.
“AT&T contribution will allow ATHENA of the Triangle to continue developing its ATHENA in STEM strategic initiative. ATHENA in STEM is designed to assist with building the pipeline of women in STEM fields. In delivering leadership curriculum for all ages and increasing awareness and advocacy for women in stem, our goal is to increase women’s representation in leadership and sustainable success at all levels”. – Dr. Tiamesha Walker-Smith, Executive Director, ATHENA of the Triangle

“At AT&T, women are at the core of all we do, helping push our company forward and inspiring others to do the same. We work hard to create a representative and sustainable pipeline of next-generation leaders, including by supporting various programs that help foster interest in STEM and leadership support for women. We’re pleased to support this new STEM initiative and are excited about its potential for impacting future women tech leaders, inventors, and entrepreneurs” – AT&T

About ATHENA of the Triangle

ATHENA of the Triangle’s mission is to support, develop, and honor emerging and established women leaders and their allies across the NC Triangle Region. Our vision is to empower women to live the ATHENA Leadership Model® and achieve their highest potential. Founded in 2014, ATHENA of the Triangle is a licensee of programs developed by ATHENA International, a non-profit organization founded on the deeply held belief that women can achieve a worldwide balance of leadership when they are recognized, cultivated, and encouraged as leaders. We provide innovative programming in leadership development and entrepreneurial skill building for women leaders in the Triangle region of North Carolina.
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