Tara Chklovski

Years

Tara Chklovski

Iridescent

Tara Chklovski is the founder and CEO of the global non-profit Iridescent. Tara founded Iridescent to create and deliver powerful science, engineering, and technology education to empower underrepresented young people. Iridescent has since grown to a community of over 7,000 mentors and more than 90,000 participants throughout the world through its flagship programs Curiosity Machine and Technovation. Forbes highlighted Tara in 2016 as “the pioneer empowering the incredible tech girls of the future” and she was featured in the award-winning documentary Codegirl. Tara was also honored by Discovery’s Science Channel as the first inaugural CEO Science Super Star Hero for igniting passion for science and encouraging the next generation of innovators, problem solvers, and game changers.