Women In STEAM Fields

Jessica Matthews


Inventor and Entrepreneur who invented the SOCCKET ball, an energy generating soccer ball that provides off-grid power for the developing world by storing kinetic energy. She also created a jump rope that stores energy and generates three hours of power for an LED through 15 minutes of jumping rope. She expanded her work to global infrastructure projects as a co-Founder and Executive Director for KDDC, a 30 megawatt hydropower dam in Nigeria, one of the first to be privatized in the country. More…