2024 IEEE Women in Engineering Leadership

Find below a list of the voting members, regional and society coordinators and subcommittees and ad-hoc committees.

Voting Members

Chair – 1 January 2023 – 31 December 2024

Celia Shahnaz (R10) 

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Chair- Elect- 1 January 2024 – 31 December 2024

Winnie Ye (R7)

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Past Chair – 1 January 2023 – 31 December 2024
Jenifer P. Castillo Rodriguez (R9)

Treasurer – 1 January 2024 – 31 December 2024
Neeli Prasad (R6)

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Member-at-Large – 1 January 2022 – 31 December 2024
Lin Cai (R7)

Aishwarya Bandla

Member-at-Large –  1 January 2024 – 31 December 2025
Aishwarya Bandla (R10)

Jeevika Ranaweera

Member-at-Large –  1 January 2024 – 31 December 2026
Jeewika Ranaweera (R6)

Marisabel Rodriguez

Technical Activities Representative – 1 January 2024 – 31 December 2024
Marisabel Rodriguez (R9)

Leanne Dawson

Young Professional Representative – 1 January 2024 – 31 December 2024
Leanne Dawson (R7)

Kumudhini Ravindra

WIE Affinity Group Representative – 1 January 2024 – 31 December 2024
Kumudhini Ravindra (R10)

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WIE Student Branch Affinity Group Representative –  (1 July 2023-30 June 2024)
Baya Bouchaala (R8)

  • Region 1: Anisha Apte
  • Region 2: Maryam Alibeik
  • Region 3: Ebonee Walker
  • Region 4: Liang Downey
  • Region 5:Michelle Patrick Krueger
  • Region 6:Pei-jung Tsai
  • Region 7: Nasim Abdollahi
  • Region 8:Wafa Ben-Hmida
  • Region 9: Danielle Delgado
  • Region 10: Agnes Irwanti
  • Aerospace and Electronic Society – Laura Anitori
  • Antennas and Propagation Society – Claire Migliaccio
  • Biometrics Council – Jing Dong
  • Broadcast Technology Society – Marisabel Rodriguez
  • Circuits and Systems Society – Manisha Guduri
  • Communications Society – Mona Jaber
  • Computational Intelligence Society – Ying Bi
  • Computer Society – Himani Saini
  • Consumer Technology Society – Pei-Jun Lee
  • Control Systems Society – Bonnie Ferri
  • Council on Superconductivity – Kathleen Amm
  • Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society – Sneha Hedge
  • Education Society – Lisa Huettel
  • Electromagnetic Compatibility Society – Janet O’Neil
  • Electron Devices Society – P Susthitha Menon
  • Electronics Packaging Society – Yan Liu
  • Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society –Natalie Mrachacz-Kersting
  • Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society – Qian Song
  • Industrial Electronics Society – Ya-Jun Pan
  • Information Theory Society – Lele Wang
  • Instrumentation and Measurement Society – Ferdinanda Ponci
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems Society – Catherine Elias
  • Magnetics Society – Montserrat Rivas
  • Microwave Theory and Technology Society– Amelie Hagelauer
  • Nanotechnology Council – Noushin Nasiri
  • Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society– Audrey Corbeil-Therrien
  • Oceanic Engineering Society – Farheen Fauziya
  • Photonics Society – Qin Wang
  • Power & Energy Society – Dana Al-Qadi
  • Power Electronics Society – Lauren Kegley, Arshiah Yusuf Mirza
  • Professional Communication Society – Laura Patterson
  • Product Safety Engineering Society – Silvia Diaz Monnier
  • Reliability Society – Ruolin Zhou
  • Robotics and Automation Society – Georgia Chalvatzaki
  • Sensors Council – Paola Saccomandi
  • Signal Processing Society – Behnaz Ghoraani, Monika Aggarwal
  • Society on Social Implications of Technology – Bozenna Pasik-Duncan
  • Solid-State Circuits Society – Aishwarya Nataranjan
  • Systems Council – Holly A.Handley
  • Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society – Yan Wan
  • Technology and Engineering Management Society – Boutheina Tlili
  • Transportation Electrification Council – Jennifer Bauman
  • Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control Society – Hana Ursic
  • Vehicular Technology Society – Carmela Cozzo

Awards & Recognition: Winnie Ye, Jing Dong
Education/ Outreach: Aishwarya Bandla, Vijayalaxmi Biradar
International Leadership Conference: Jyotika Athavale (Chair)
International Leadership Summits: Sadhana Attavar, Jeewika Ranaweera
Industry & Entrepreneurship: Kumudhini Ravindra, Lei Wang
Magazine: Karen Panetta (Chair/Editor-in-Chief)
Membership Development & Retention: Sunitha Beevi. K, Lianne Dawson
Nominations & Appointments: Jenifer Castillo (Chair)
Regional Activities: Hala As’ad, Baya Bouchaala, Raisa Fabiha
Technical Activities: Ljiljana Trajkovic, Marisabel Rodriguez

Ad Hocs –

Affinity Group Revitalization Program: Sweta Tripathi, Fabia Farlin Athena
Special Funding Ad Hoc:
Bozenna Pasik-Duncan, Jyothi Ramaswamy, Windhya Hansinie Rankothge, Wafa Ben Hmida
Travel Grants Ad Hoc: Maryam Alibeik, Samantha Lubaba Noor, Bujuna Kunju K
Diversity and Inclusion: Lin Cai, Raisa Fabiha, Nurun Nahar Mondol
Climate Change and Sustainability: Sulekha Chattopadhya, Rushali Thakkar, Shawana Tabassum
History: Margaretha Eriksson, Nafisa Zarin Tasnim
WIE Philanthropic Initiatives:  Lucia Pia Torres, Harivardhagini Subhadra
WIE Power Initiatives: Bozenna Pasik Duncan
WIE Advancement: Pia Addabbo, Marzieh Eini Kelshteri,
WIE Partnerships: Norliza Noor, Jeewika Ranaweera, Masoumeh Esfahani
WIE Mentorship: Naznin Akter, Khanita Duangchaemkarn
Family Cares Grant Program: Neeli Prasad, Samina Husain, Jyothi Ramaswamy, Ana Salazar, Mini Ulanat
IEEE WIE Upskill Program:
Samantha Lubaba Noor, Ifana Mahbub

  • IEEE Standards Association – Lei Wang
  • Section Educational Outreach Committee/EA  – Asadollah Norouzi
  • History Committee – Celia Shahnaz
  • IEEE USA – Kathy Hayashi