Torrey Stenmark is a chemistry instructor at Shoreline Community College. She has taught almost every chemistry course on offer there. Stenmark serves as faculty advisor to the Science Club, making sure that the liquid nitrogen ice cream is safe as well as delicious. She also helps coordinate the DIY Science Zone at GeekGirlCon, a hands-on science experiment activity area for kids and adults hosted at a Seattle conference. She has designed and taught experiments in slime, secret writing, and bottle rockets to audiences with a variety of science backgrounds.
Stenmark holds a masters' degree from the University of Washington in organic chemistry. In her spare time, she uses her science skills to create award-winning science fiction and comic book costumes.