Meet the Team
Youth STEM Foundation was founded through the combined experiences of the board of directors recognizing the evolution of STEM-related development and the importance of exposure to all individuals, regardless of economic status.
Founder, Executive Director
Brooke Casselberry has worked in the Life Sciences industry for 20 year's focusing on advancements in technology adoption in a highly regulated environment for the drug product approval lifecycle and business development. She achieved her BA in Computer Management Information Systems, and her MS in Regulatory Affairs for Drugs, Biologics, and Medical Devices.
"Extended education in STEM-related programs provides young people an advantage while preparing for high-school and beyond, and should be available to everyone, regardless of economic disposition." ~Brooke
Kim Godell has been in the mental health field for over 13 years providing therapeutic services to youth, adults, and families. She received her BA in Psychology at the University of Texas and her MS in Counseling from the University of Houston. Currently, Kim serves as the Medicaid Coordinator for Centus Counseling Consulting & Education where she maintains a private practice.
"My passion is helping others and I am enthusiastic to expand Youth STEM Foundation to provide opportunities for disadvantaged youth." ~Kim
Finance, Board of Directors
Erin has worked in the Financial Services industry for over 15 years. She is an experienced Senior Manager of Strategic Partnerships and skilled in account management, business development, key client relationships, analytical skills, marketing, and relationship building with a proven track record of driving results. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Albany with a BS in Business Administration, with a major in Marketing and Management and a minor in Psychology.
“I believe every child should be given the solid foundation in STEM to prepare them for their future in a technology-based society.”
Adrian Castro, J.D.
Adrian Castro provides his clients services in litigating and resolving disputes in a number of areas including labor and employment disputes, bankruptcy, and insurance. Adrian also counsels and advises clients on labor and employment matters, including restrictive covenants, non-compete agreements, severance agreements, employee handbooks and manuals, workplace investigations, and independent contractor status.