Dr. Andrea Bowens-Jones, a polymer chemist by training, is a former Procter & Gamble (P&G) R&D Section Head (Director). She has managed multi–discipline teams, developing brands like Secret, Old Spice, and Gillette. She also developed the Resident Scholar Program (RSP), a job-shadowing program for minority youth. Additionally, she launched IDG Vision, a training and development firm, in 2015. Dr. Andrea now serves as Director of Corporate Initiatives at the National Center for Women & IT (NCWIT).