Delaware State University will welcome Dr. Teri Quinn Gray, president of the Delaware State Board of Education and co-chair of the Delaware STEM Council, as a guest speaker at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14 in the second-floor classroom auditorium (room 223) of the Mishoe Science Center South.
Dr. Teri Quinn Gray
The event – which is part of the College of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Technology’s Dean’s Distinguished Speakers Series – is free and open to the public.
Dr. Gray is New Product Commercialization manager & Six Sigma consultant with DuPont Crop Protection where she leads cross-functional teams that span Asia, Europe, Latin and North Americas.
She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the U.S. Education Delivery Institute, serves on the Board of Trustees for the University of Delaware, and on the Committee of Distinguished Advisors to the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at the University of Maryland, College Park. Dr. Gray is chair of the American Chemical Society Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Board and consultant with the ACS Women Chemist Committee.
She’s a native of Jackson, Mississippi where she graduated magna cum laude from Jackson State University with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. She earned a PhD in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Maryland, College Park and worked as National Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow at the National Institute of Standards & Technology prior to joining DuPont in 1997.