2017 IEEE Women in Engineering Leadership
IEEE Women in Engineering Liaison
Simay Akar (MGA Membership Recruitment and Recovery Committee)
Celia Desmond (TAB)
Takoi Hamrita (IEEE-USA)
Lina Karam (PSPB)
Dorothy Stanley (Standards)
Min Chen (Industry Ad Hoc Committee)
IEEE Women in Engineering Society Liaison
Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society
Antennas and Propagation Society
Broadcast Technology Society
Mari Carmen Aguayo-Torres
Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Society
Kris Young Fisher
Computational Intelligence Society
Control Systems Society
Council on Superconductivity
Electron Devices Society
Electromagnetic Compatibility Society
Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society
Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society
Industrial Electronics Society
Industry Applications Society
Lucia Pia Torres
Instrumentation & Measurement Society
Microwave Theory and Techniques Society
Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society
Cinzia Da Via
Oceanic Engineering Society
Power and Energy Society
Sainab Taiwo Ninalowo
Power Electronics Society
Product Safety Engineering Society
Silvia Diaz Monnier
Robotics and Automation Society
Signal Processing Society
Solid State Circuits Society
Systems, Man, & Cybernetics Society
Technology and Engineering Management Society
Liang Xi Downey
Vehicular Technology Society
IEEE Women In engineering Regional Coordinators
Kathy Herring Hayashi
Affinity Group Sub-committee
Develop best practices for Affinity Groups. Support training of officers. Assist with engaging Affinity Groups.
Jennifer Ng-Ain-Kin (Chair), Kathleen Amm, Lucía Pía Torres, Youmna El Bitar, Jin Dong
Review nominations for awards (AG, SBAG, inspiring member, etc.
Ramalatha Marimuthu (Chair), Ferdinanda Ponci, Mari Carmen Aguayo Torres, Jin Dong, Eva Rajo-Iglesias
Support development and Magazine content generation.
Karen Panetta (Editor-in-Chief), Holly Cyrus, Kate McDevitt, Laura Margheri, Leda Lunardi, Supavadee Aramvith
Membership Engagement Sub-committee
Investigate surveys and engage WIE membership. and support membership development and benefits. (includes Collabratec and Careers).
Jenifer Castillo (Chair), Lucía Pía Torres, Jennifer Geist ,Laura Ruiz Gomez, Alana Friday
Support development and newsletter content generation. Committee Members
STEM outreach efforts and develop material for outreach (includes STAR, Special Events, etc.).
Clarissa Loureiro (Co-Chair), Joyce Mwangama (Co-Chair) , Min Chen, Sansanee Auephanwiriyakul, Bozenna Pasik-Duncan
WIE Visibility Sub-committee
Collaborate with IEEE Societies to identify and nominate women.
Linda Bushnell (Chair) , Lucía Pía Torres, Leda Lunardi, Cinzia DaVia, Takako Hashimoto
Jennifer Geist, Bozenna Pasik-Duncan
WIE International Leadership Conference (ILC) Sub-committee
Develop annual conference plan; partnership development and retention.
Nita Patel (Conference Chair), Takako Hashimoto, Yumiko Takamori, Janet Flores, Roxsana Hadjizadeh, Shana Pepin, Nivas Ravichandran, Tittu Varghese, Joseph Wei, Jie Xue, Shahrnaz Azizi, Salima Kaissi, Alina Benny, Susmitha M, Jibin Sabu, Amaad Soomro, Preeti Kovvali
Summits & TechW Sub-committee
Promote and support WIE Summits and Tech Powered by Women Workshops.
Takako Hashimoto (Chair), Lucía Pía Torres, Simay Akar, Celia Desmond, Kathy Herring Hayashi
Support WIE website, provide suggestions for enhancements, and improve usability of the website.
R S Nithin (Webmaster)
WIE Workshops Sub-committee
Develop WIE workshops and panel discussions at IEEE events (major conferences and meetings of technical societies) to bring visibility and build network among women.
Youmna El Bitar (Co-Chair) , Liang Downey, Cinzia DaVia, Simay Akar, Kristen Donnell, Jin Dong, Bozenna Pasik-Duncan