Ge Imoudu

Founder // Science + Engineering Facilitator

Ge Imoudu, an engineer, artist and homeschooling mom of 3, is a New Orleans, LA native living in Charlotte, NC. She holds a B.S. in Science, Technology and Society from Stanford University and M.S. in Engineering from Tulane University. Ge was an engineering project manager for 10 years before leading and creating fun and engaging PreK-12th grade STEM education programs across the Carolinas.

Christine H. Tran

Global Studies Facilitator

Christine holds a B.A. in History, M.A. in Political Science/International Relations and M.L.I.S., Library & Information Science. She discovered her love of instruction while teaching information literacy at a local university. For the past 5 years, she’s shared her passion for geography, history, and reading with groups of delightfully curious homeschoolers. In her spare time, she works as a book reviewer for Booklist magazine.

Matthew Justice

Software Engineering Facilitator

Matthew previously worked at Microsoft for 17 years in various roles, from debugging the Windows kernel to developing web applications. He’s a hobbyist musician who enjoys playing saxophone and arranging music. Matthew has a degree in electrical engineering from the University of Tennessee. Matthew grew up in Kingsport, TN, where he met his lovely wife, Suzy. They now have four children and live in Charlotte, NC.

Daniel Imoudu

Science + Engineering Facilitator

Daniel is a chemical engineer and plant operations superintendent living in Charlotte, NC. Born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria, Daniel earned his bachelor's degree from Penn State and master's degree from Florida Institute of Technology. A dedicated STEM Skool parent and volunteer, you may catch Mr. Daniel leading cool chemistry experiments in his Nittany Lions t-shirt any given day!

Whitney Hargett

Spanish Immersion Facilitator

Whitney holds a B.A. in Elementary Education and a master’s degree in Early Childhood Administration. She is a bilingual mother of 3 who is passionate about teaching children through interactive lessons and hands-on experiences.

Brett Q. Tempest, Ph.D., P.E.

Faculty Advisor

Brett Tempest is an Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UNC Charlotte. His research is related to the development and performance evaluation of concrete and masonry construction materials, particularly from the standpoint of sustainability. He is also active in engineering education research related to building student diversity and integrating service learning into the engineering curriculum.

Yanira Castro

Community Liaison

Yanira is a communications, public relations and marketing powerhouse who has worked with numerous brands, social justice organizations and non-profits across the U.S. An avid traveler and advocate for self-directed education, Yanira has been a long-time supporter of STEM Skool and our commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Daniel Zhang

Researcher + Teaching Assistant

A senior at Charlotte Latin School, Daniel plans to major in computer science during college while showing others the wonders of science and technology. As the leader of his school's Asian Student Alliance, Daniel also hopes to further our program's commitment to diversity. Outside of the classroom, Daniel is an avid soccer player and an adventurous skier!




STEM Skool, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 11571 Charlotte, NC 28209

Phone:
+1 (704) 980-9325