BEE 272 Social Entrepreneur & Founder of Urban Teen and Black Women in Stem 2.0 Deena Pierott


Deena Pierott is the founder of iUrban Teen, a nationally recognized program focused on bringing career-focused education to underrepresented teens ages 13 to 18. Our target demographics are African American, Latino, and Native American males, however, the program is inclusive of all youth.  We have almost equal parity of girls that participate in our programs and also youth with special needs.  iUrban Teen programs are now in Washington, Oregon, California, and Texas.

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