Olympia LePoint is CEO of OL Consulting Corporation & Publishing. She helped design and build space rockets, launching a total of 28 NASA Space Shuttles from 1998-2007. In 2007, LePoint discovered and in 2010 trademarked the condition and term Mathaphobia, a learning disability and math fear linked to the amygdala part of the brain. She published the book, Mathaphobia: How You Can Overcome Your Math Fears and Become a Rocket Scientist in 2013.
Parents, students, and community members are invited to attend this event at SouthARK Community College!
To view her TED Talk, click here.