DALLAS – Klemchuk LLP, a leading intellectual property (IP), technology, and business law firm, announces the selection of the “Hidden Figures” of Dallas. Tiffany Johnson, associate at Klemchuk LLP, is president of the National Society of Black Engineers Dallas/Fort Worth Professionals Chapter (NSBE) who have selected 10 outstanding women as the inaugural honorees of the “Hidden Figures of Dallas” awards.
Inspired by the book and film “Hidden Figures,” NSBE DFW created the awards as a way to recognize black women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields. The finalists hold leadership roles in engineering, academia, health care, law and business, and all have demonstrated a commitment to encourage the younger generation of STEM professionals.
Honorees of the inaugural ‘Hidden Figures of Dallas’ initiative:
“Congratulations to the 10 ‘Hidden Figures of Dallas’ finalists,” said Darin M. Klemchuk, Managing Partner. “I am sure these talented women are great role models to young women and men in the community, and will continue inspiring the younger generation.”
The honorees were recognized at a screening of the film “Hidden Figures” on February 26. NSBE DFW will hold an awards gala and scholarship fundraiser on March 25, with Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, the first female Ranking Member of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology, as keynote speaker.
Johnson focuses primarily on patent prosecution and strategic patent portfolio management. Johnson earned her J.D. cum laude from Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University where she served as Business Editor of the Thurgood Marshall Law Review. She earned her B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University.
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