2015 Women's Symposium Brings Together Seasoned Professionals and Future Interns

The third annual Women's Internship Network (WIN) Symposium was held in Portland at the university's White Stag building. The women's network hosted nine professional women in two panels: an alumnae panel and a senior panel.

Panelists shared stories and perspectives on careers in STEM industries. Attendees were able to network with panelists as well as network members from prior years.

Alumnae Jennifer Buechler, of ESI, addresses the symposium.

Senior panelist Kirti Surya, of Intel, addresses the group.

2015 Moderators:

Alumnae Panel: Mikaela Hall
Emerald Performance Materials

Senior Panel: Stacey York
Director of Strategic Partnerships, Graduate Internship Program

2015 Senior Panel:

Jeanne Beacham, Keynote Speaker
President & CEO, Delphon Industries

Kirti Kurya
Software Engineering Mgr., Intel

Alison Yates
Director, Engineering Services, Zemax

Glenda Elio
Director, Strategic Marketing & Innovation, Eastman Chemical Co.

Lisa Gandolfi
Technical & Marketing Mgr., Consumer Care North America, Clariant

2015 Alumnae Panel:

Mahnaz Milani
New Products Operations (NPI) Program Mgr., Apple

Anna Schoborg
Director of Decoration, Nike IHM

Chrissa Turley
Photomask Development & Process Engineer, GlobalFoundries

Melinda Lopez
Process & Product Engineer, nLight

Jennifer Buechler
Product Engineer, ESI