About Allyson:

Allyson is responsible for all educational programming at the 8-acre, 64 million dollars Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden, school outreach and summer camps, as well as adult programming. The arboretum served over 122,000 students in academic programming in 2015, most of whom were at-risk students. She is focused on creating new programming to reflect the current trends in science and STEM education.  Previously she was Science Department Chair at the Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School in Atlanta where she taught Environmental Science, AP Biology, and other science courses.

Share and Enjoy !


Add comment

Your email address will not be published.

About the Founder & CEO

Dr. Koshi Dhingra has dedicated her career to STEM education and is passionate about having every child live up to their potential. Seeing a lack of girls and other underrepresented youth in STEM programs, she founded talkSTEM in 2015 to address the imbalance. She has a doctorate in science education from Teachers College, Columbia University, has years of experience teaching in graduate and undergraduate programs, and has held leadership roles in universities. She advises and collaborates with a broad range of educational institutions globally. Dr. Dhingra began her career teaching science in middle and high school in New York. She lives in Dallas, Texas with her husband, three children, and two dogs.


Join Our Community

Please sign up to join our community and receive notifications about new content. We share perspectives of thought leaders in the STEM learning ecosystem as well as talkSTEM’s original content. It’s all designed to engage and inspire our youth and to grow strong STEM ecosystems everywhere!