Quick: Try to name a famous female engineer. Anyone? It’s not
surprising. According to Georgetown University, 84 percent of all
engineering majors are men. Debbie Sterling is determined to change this statistic. She quit her job in December 2011 and in 2012 launched Goldie Blox, an Oakland-based company with the singular mission to inspire young girls to enter the field of engineering.
We caught up with Sterling to find out where the idea came from, how it was funded and what’s next for Goldie. Read more here