Meet Our Faculty

Behind every brand is a strong team. We pride ourselves in being passionate in all that we do in our mission to bring STEM to the forefront of learning and curriculum. Together, we can make learning through STEM fun for both parents and children!

 
Nyla Nova STEMversity

Nakeisha Washington

Owner of Nyla Denae’ Enterprises LLC, CEO & Founder of Nyla Nova™ STEMversity™

Veteran STEM Educator, Advocate, Author, and Mentor. The creative mind behind the science superhero Nyla Nova™ and her STEMventures™ and building a community of STEMsations™. 

"My passion is to provide programs and experiences that inject STEM Education and creates an interest to pursue STEM- based careers."

Nyla Nova STEMversity

Nathan Washington

Owner of Washington Financial Services, Chief Financial Officer of Nyla Nova™ STEMversity

Specializes in personal finance, life and health insurance, and reducing debt.

 

"As a financial coach and CFO, my goal is to help people use what they have to achieve their dreams. It’s not about how much money we make, it is about how we spend the money we have."

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Brea Porter

Lead Curriculum Specialist, Nyla Nova™ STEMversity™

Brea is a veteran classroom teacher with several years of experience as an instructional coach for K-12 educators. She also received her Master's Degree in The Art of Teaching from Marian University. 

 

"There's a little bit of magic captured in the moments where children are able to freely explore, investigate, and discover. I am grateful for the opportunity to help create more magical moments for students through Nyla NOVA STEMversity." 

 

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Charmayne Knox

Author and Creative Copywriter of Nyla Nova STEMversity

Charmayne had been writing stories for as long as she could properly hold a pencil. She aspires to write for the big screen, small screen, and every medium in between.

 

As a regular contributor to the Nyla Nova site, she loves being able to learn more about STEM topics and translate them into fun content for the audience. 

 
 
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