Johnston resident Mary Arpander to be honored as a STEM All-Star
Mary Arpander, Resident of Johnston, Vice President of Personnel and Head of Software Engineering at Johnston-based FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers, will be honored as “All-Star of technology âby the STEM 2021 Women of Color conference.
The forum recognizes outstanding achievement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and will be held October 7-9, 2021.
The conference’s 2021 Tech Stars are all accomplished women of color at the intermediate to advanced levels of their careers who serve as role models for their professional achievements and contributions to their communities.
“Our Technology All-Stars are helping to shape the future of technology by bringing their in-depth expertise and knowledge, as well as their unique and valuable perspectives, to help solve some of the most significant challenges facing their industries.” , said Tyrone Taborn. , CEO of Career Communications Group, which hosts the Women of Color STEM conference.
Arpander has been with FM Global since 2005. Earlier this year, she was appointed to her current role where she enables the development and delivery of efficient and quality technology solutions.
The Women of Color STEM Conference, now in its 26th year, was the place where women and men from diverse backgrounds recognized outstanding achievement in science, technology, engineering and math. (STEM), and celebrated excellence in STEM-related fields. and create a professional learning and networking environment.