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STEM: From Touchdown To Liftoff

Leland Melvin (credit: Chevron STEM Zone)

Former NFL player and astronaut Leland Melvin and Chevron’s Mike Wirth discuss STEM education, where it can take you and how a seemingly unfortunate encounter with a chemistry set led to a successful career with NASA and the NFL.

It’s part of the Chevron STEM Zone program.

Jerry Milani
Jerry Milani is a freelance writer and public relations executive living in Bloomfield, N.J. He has worked in P.R. for more than 25 years in college and conference sports media relations, two agencies and for the International Fight League, a team-based mixed martial arts league, and now is the PR manager for Wizard World, which runs pop culture and celebrity conventions across North America. Milani is also the play-by-play announcer for Caldwell University football and basketball broadcasts. He is a proud graduate of Fordham University and when not attending a Yankees, Rams or Cougars game can be reached at jerry (at) jerrymilani (dot) com.