Welcome to the Women in STEM Policy Seminar, here you can find more details about the schedule, speakers, and activities we have planned for you!

Lila Nieves-Lee

Office of U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-SC)
Legislative Assistant

Lila Nieves-Lee is Legislative Assistant to U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-SC), a member of the Senate

Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  She handles issues relating to Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs; Commerce, Science, and Transportation; as well as trade. Prior to assuming her current role with Sen. Scott, she served as a political appointee in the Executive Office of the President, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.  There she worked on congressional relations and helped usher Congressional Members and staff through the NAFTA and KORUS renegotiation processes.


A native of California, Lila started her career with the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and later joined the House Ways and Means Committee. She earned her undergraduate degree from Harvard University.

My Speakers Sessions

Wednesday, January 8

9:15am EST