Quincy Brown, Ph.D., is a Program Director for STEM Education Research at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). She was previously a Senior Policy Advisor in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Prior to this position, she served as an AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow at the National Science Foundation in the CISE Directorate. Dr. Brown was an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department at Bowie State University. She conducted research in Human Computer Interaction exploring methods of facilitating human interaction with advanced technologies to support how people play, live, and learn.