Jamai Blivin is interviewed at the STEM Summit 2012.
Jamai Blivin is the President and CEO of Innovate+ Educate, a national non-profit organization formed in 2009 in partnership with Intel and Lockheed Martin Corporation. Innovate+Educate has become a leading voice across the United States for industry alignment to advance STEM education and workforce development. Jamai has consulted and worked extensively with State programs, IT companies, higher educational institutions, and K-12 systems to promote STEM education and industry partnerships. Blivin spent 17 years in the investment banking field before retiring to pursue her passion for education and industry partnerships. After teaching middle school in Little Rock, Arkansas and Durham, North Carolina (2000-2005), Blivin assumed the position of Education Foundation Director at the North Carolina Technology Association in Raleigh, NC and led efforts statewide to advance STEM education with industry partners. She returned to Santa Fe in 2008 to take a position at NMSU under the New Mexico Learning Network, serving as Outreach Director.