About the Capacity Center: Staff

The AAAS Capacity Center provides a variety of competencies, including doing research on the STEM workforce, convening and supporting the community that seeks to broaden participation in STEM, helping organizations change and sustain their workforce; developing, managing, and evaluating programs applicable to the STEM workforce; and advocating for policies and organizational change that will help ensure a high quality 21st century STEM workforce.

If you would like to talk with the AAAS Center for Advancing Science & Engineering Capacity about assisting your program, department, college, or institution with its support of students, faculty, or administrators, please contact us at:

AAAS Center for Advancing Science & Engineering Capacity
1200 New York Ave., NW 6th floor
Washington, DC 20005 USA

Tel: 202-326-6780
Fax: 202-371-9849

Management and Staff List

Shirley M. Malcom, Director, Education and Human Resources Programs (EHR)
Yolanda L. Comedy, Director, Center for Advancing Science & Engineering Capacity
Yolanda Scott George, Deputy Director and Program Director, Human Resources Program
Neela White, Sr. Program Associate, Center for Advancing Science & Engineering Capacity