A three time graduate of Cornell University, Hilary holds a BS in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Masters in Mechanical Engineering and MBA. A Senior Manager and tenured technologist at a Fortune 20 company, Hilary has leveraged her technical and commercial acumen to support the business development of cutting edge technologies at one of the largest global technology firms. As one of six children, born into a working class family, she is well aware of the power of education as a socio economic equalizer.
Previously serving as the Engineering College Diversity Associate for an Ivy League University, Hilary is acquainted with the challenges and opportunities of underrepresented minorities and women in STEM. As the CEO & Founder of "Tinker & Fiddle," she aspires to make quality STEAM exploratory learning accessible to all.