The future looks bright with STEM
Join our Stemazing movement and make a difference through STEM.
Approach life with curiosity.
Approach challenges with creativity.
Approach opportunities with courage.
Our Founder and Director
Alexandra Knight is the Founder and Director of STEMAZING Ltd and STEMAZINGKids CIC. She is a Chartered Engineer, Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, on the Board of the Women's Engineering Society, a Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor at Brunel University and a STEM Ambassador. She worked in engineering industry for over 15 years, most recently as a Technical Director for Amey Strategic Consulting, before deciding to focus on STEMAZING.
She is passionate about positioning STEM at the heart of society, particularly promoting engineering for girls and championing women in engineering. She was announced one of the Top100 WeAreTheCity Women for championing gender diversity in engineering 2020.
Alex strives to be a visible role model. She has appeared on TV and radio and regularly speaks at schools, universities and industry conferences as a technical expert and diversity advocate.
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“We are honoured to have Alexandra Knight here - her enthusiasm and passion for supporting female engineering
students is evidenced by her commitment to the mentoring programme for 5 years. I know she will change lives.”
Giselle Hayward, Brunel University London
“You've inspired so many students!”
Adam Corre, Primary School Teacher
“Alex was once in my position, she knows what it’s like, she knows what it takes. For me it doesn’t get more real than that. Her words of encouragement and examples have really stuck with me. She inspires me to work hard and smart with my career and studies. She makes being a woman in engineering look easy! I owe a lot of my current confidence with networking and job applications to her”
Damola Olojo, mentee
Why we need a stronger, more diverse STEM workforce...
...To solve our current and future global challenges!
These Sustainable Development Goals were developed by the UN to highlight our global challenges and what we should be aiming for together.
STEM is the key to solving many of these challenges. We need more scientists, engineers and innovators to create and deliver the solutions that will improve our World!