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SWE Santa Clara Valley Executive Council

Fiscal Year 2018-2019

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Puja Gill is a Bay Area native and SJSU alumni. She has a B.S and M.S in chemical engineering and works with Jone Lang LaSalle as a manager in reliability engineering. She has been actively involved in SWE since her college days and has held various leadership positions within SWE for last 8 years. She enjoys learning about new topics, networking, and making a positive impact through outreach. Please reach out to her directly at swescv.president@gmail.com.

President

Puja Gill

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Major: Electrical Engineering

Currently Working in: Business Management

Annaliese is a recent college graduate and now works as an Electronics Engineer at Lockheed Martin. She was raised in the bay area but went to school at the University of Utah where she found her passion for SWE. Annaliese helped her section increase their budget and formalize their fundraising process to help financially stabilize her section. The following year she was elected President and focused her efforts on recruiting and branding for the next generation of SWEsters.

Please reach out to her directly at swescv.memberservices@gmail.com

Vice President of Member Services

Annaliese Parker

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Major: Aerospace Engineering

Currently Working in: Nondestructive Inspection

Allison is a Nondestructive Inspection Engineer in the Composite Aircraft Manufacturing industry. Allison has been a member of SWE since she was a student at Iowa State University where she received her degree in Aerospace Engineering. She has held several section leadership positions in the Wichita Area Professional Section and Region i. Allison received the SWE Distinguished New Engineer Award in 2016.  She lives in the East Bay with her husband, Alex, an Electrical Engineer, their three-year-old son, and two cats.

Please reach out to her directly at swescv.careerdevelopment@gmail.com 

Vice President of Career Development

Allison Wright

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Major: Aerospace Engineering

Currently Working in: Aerospace

Michelle is an aerospace engineer working towards the revival of supersonic travel. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Michigan and her graduate degree at Stanford. After joining the workforce, she has become increasingly determined in bringing in more women into STEM.

Please reach out to her directly at swescv.outreach@gmail.com 

Vice President of Community Outreach

Michelle Suen

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Ceal worked in high tech for 35 plus years in senior management roles (Program Management & Manufacturing), beginning with a BS in Mechanical Engineering from The Ohio State University, and then a MSE in ME from CalState Fullerton. Later in life, she earned a PhD in Education from Walden University studying the influence of FIRST robotics on young women's career decisions. She was active in SWE from college until the late 1990s, taking a break, and then reengaging almost 10 years ago. A SWE Fellow (2017), she has held section roles (LA/Orange County, Texas, and Santa Clara Valley), Region roles, and national committee chair positions. She is active in several not-for-profit organizations as an officer and BOD member. Married 47 years to a fellow Buckeye engineer, they have five cats and 27-year old bird.   Please reach out to her directly at swescv.treasurer@gmail.com

Treasurer

Dr. Ceal Craig

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Sandra has been involved in the section since 2012 from outreach/GetSet mentor and scholarship reviewer. On the regional and nationals level, she is a scholarship reviewer and WeLocal Research/Poster Competition reviewer, and WeLocal panel moderator. She was active in her collegiate section from career development chair to treasurer and VP of Membership & Information. She would like to be involved with the decisions that shape our section. Her past experiences with SWE and aligning with our membership will provide valuable insight in serving the section. Sandra is currently a supply chain sourcing manager at Facebook. Mechanical Engineer by training, she started in industry as a manufacturing engineer.

Please reach out to her directly at swescv.secretary@gmail.com

Secretary

Sandra Chen

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