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Promoting Gender Equality w/ Sharmi Albrechtsen, CEO, SmartGurlz & Sister Jenna

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There are still so few females in America in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, commonly referred to as STEM. Sharmi Albrechtsen joins Sister Jenna to discuss gender-based learning and the role her company, SmartGurlz, is playing in closing the gender gap in technology.

Robotics aficionado, educator, author and mom, Sharmi Albrechtsen is the CEO and co-founder of SmartGurlz, a fast-growing robotics start-up company focused on girls. Its award-winning products have been recommended by the Girl Scouts of America and Black Girls Code.

In 2017, SmartGurlz was featured on ABC's Shark Tank where Sharmi battled more than 40,000 companies to get placed. On air, she battled celebrity sharks including Richard Branson, Mark Cuban and closed a deal with Daymond John. Visit -, &

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