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Hi, I’m Angelique!

I help build diverse STEM leaders through books, online courses, keynotes, and executive coaching.

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About Me

I’m an engineer with 25 years of experience in operations, strategy, and innovation. I was a Director of R&D at aluminum giant Alcoa and Chief Innovation Officer at multibillion dollar global steelmaker, Aperam.

After years of successfully leading innovation, I discovered my true passion is developing people, not products.

Following the publication of my first career guide, You’re More Than a Diversity HireTM: Women in STEM, I launched Angelique Adams Media Solutions LLC, a platform that creates books, online courses, and coaching programs. 

I know first-hand the challenges of being underrepresented at work, and I am passionate about helping to build diverse STEM leaders.


Featured Products and Services


Executive Coaching

Accelerate your STEM career with expert attention from a former Chief Innovation Officer. Learn more about the One on One Coaching Experience with Dr. Adams.

The DEFINITIVE guide for high-achieving women in technical disciplines

“Extremely relatable with useful insights and advice”.

Speaking Engagements

Dr. Adams speaks about innovation, leadership, and diversity and inclusion. Learn more about her signature keynotes and how she can create an inspiring and informative experience for your audience.


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