Idella Yamben

For Idella Yamben, co-designer and consultant for the Ideadvance Seed Fund at UW–Extension, it wasn’t until graduate school that she realized she needed to take a harder look at her career path.

Krista Willing

Besides managing activities which include Iron Man and triathlon competitions, her three year old daughter Lily, and another due in February, Krista Willing also manages the eight billion dollar Medicaid budget for the state of Wisconsin.

Gordon Shaw

Gordon Shaw, Research Chemist, Mass and Force Group at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, Maryland, has some advice for students eyeing the future: focus on the present.