Dr. Kerry-Ann Stewart obtained her Ph.D. in Biomecial Sciences at the University of Connecticut Health Center and holds a Bachelor's degree in Biology from the University of Connecticut. Her thesis is focused on investigating how proteins receptors recognize specific nutrients that trigger the germination of bacterial spores. Kerry-Ann is currently the Assistant Director at the UCHC Health Careers Opportunity Program. She is involved with ManyMentors because she is passionate about boosting students' confidence to help them discover their internal potential so they can successfully live out their dreams.
Kerry-Ann is an active ManyMentors mentor, as well as the Opportunities Specialist. In this role, she collects various scholarship, internship, conference, and other opportunities that may benefit the students in the ManyMentors program.
"The delicate balance of mentoring someone is not creating them in your own image, but giving them the opportunity to create themselves."
- Steven Spielberg