Dr. Teresa Amato has made a fulfilling career for herself as Chair of her department, so much so that she has tried to encourage other women to run for Chair and other leadership positions. Unfortunately, in her experience, many women are hesitant to take this on, often because women feel like they do not yet have enough experience for such a role. In her talk, Dr. Amato encourages women to stop waiting until they know exactly how to do something before taking the next steps. Learn by doing instead! By taking on this perspective, women can accomplish almost anything.

Watch the full FIX17 talk below!