Lady Business Podcast S2 Ep2: I Can Do Whatever I Want To Do
In this episode we chat to Nadiyah Johnson the founder of Jet Constellations in Milwaukee. We talk about creating an inclusive and diverse tech hub and how she found her courage.
Nadiyah Johnson currently works at GE Healthcare as a Technical Product Manager in data analytics. She graduated from Marquette University with a master’s in computational science and is currently pursuing a PHD with a focus on computational science and mental health. Her research is predominantly geared toward mobile Health (mHealth). Nadiyah’s research has granted her recognition at several conferences around the globe…Nadiyah’s passion for diversity in STEM led her to launch her startup business- Jet Constellations. Jet Constellations is a local software company that functions to promote STEM education in Milwaukee, consult tech-oriented startups, and build a nurturing ecosystem of techies and entrepreneurs. As founder, Nadiyah aims to rebrand Milwaukee as “The Milky Way Tech Hub” – a tech hub representative of Milwaukee’s diverse population.
Nadiyah is a recent Milwaukee Business Journal 40 under 40 honoree. She enjoys painting and teaching computer science in her free time. She currently sells her art in pop-up shops at local art fairs. When Nadiyah isn’t painting or working in the community she is spending quality time with her family.