2018 IEEE Women in Engineering Leadership
2018 Voting Members
Najla Chrif (WIE Student Branch Affinity Group Representative) (July 2017-June 2018); Anusha Jiji (July 2018-June 2019)
Preeti Sowjanya Kovvali (Young Professionals)
Samantha Lubaba Noor (WIE Affinity Group Representative)
Rabab Ward (Technical Activities)
2018 IEEE WIE Liaisons
Dorothy Stanley- Standards
Rabab Ward- TAB
2018 IEEE WIE Society Liaisons
Kathleen Kramer- Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society
Dan Jiao- Antennas and Propagation Society
Jennifer Blain Christen- Circuits and Systems Society
Ana Garcia Armada- Communications Society
Jill Gostin- Computer Society
Takako Nonaka- Consumer Electronics Society
Linda Bushnell- Control Systems Society
Elaleh (Eli) Bozorgzade- Council on Electronic Design Automation
Sasha Ishmael, Kathleen Amm- Council on Superconductivity
Azam Nekahi- Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society
Irina Kasperovich- Electromagnetic Compatibility Society
Leda Lunardi- Electron Devices Society
Kristina Young-Fisher- Electronics Packaging Society
Lisa Lazareck-Asunta- Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society
Lori Bruce, Mariko Burgin- Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society
Lucia Lo Bello- Industrial Electronics Society
Lucia Pia Torres- Industrial Electronics Society
Meng Lu- Intelligent Transportation Systems Society
Wenquan (Cherry) Che- Microwave Theory and Techniques Society
Andrea Armani- Nanotechnology Council
Cinzia Da Via- Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society
Brandy Armstrong- Oceanic Engineering Society
Meredith Hutchinson- Photonics Society
Katherine Kim- Power Electronics Society
Necia Werner- Professional Communication Society
Marsha Abramo- Reliability Society
Sally Wood- Signal Processing Society
Ramalatha Marimuthu- Society on Social Implications of Technology
Ingrid Verbauwhede- Solid-State Circuits Society
Stephanie White- Systems Council
Vanessa Batista Schramm- Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society
Liang Downey- Technology and Engineering Management Society
Carmela Cozzo- Vehicular Technology Society
2018 IEEE WIE Region Coordinators
Region 1: Denise Griffin
Region 2: Vicky Drury
Region 3: Allison Mercer
Region 4: Liang Downey
Region 6: Kathy Herring Hayashi
Region 7: Manar Jammal
Region 9: Yulia Andrea Rodriguez
Region 10: Jing Dong
IEEE WIE Affinity Group Subcommittee
Develop best practices for Affinity Groups. Support training of officers. Assist with engaging Affinity Groups.
Preeti Kovvali (Chair)
IEEE WIE Awards Subcommittee
Review nominations for awards (AG, SBAG, inspiring member, etc.
Lori Hogan (Chair)
IEEE WIE Magazine Subcommittee
Support development and Magazine content generation.
IEEE WIE Membership Engagement Subcommittee
Investigate surveys and engage WIE membership. and support membership development and benefits. (includes Collabratec and Careers).
Jenifer Castillo (Chair)
IEEE WIE Newsletter Subcommittee
Support development and newsletter content generation. Committee Members
IEEE WIE Outreach Subcommittee
STEM outreach efforts and develop material for outreach (includes STAR, Special Events, etc.).
Simay Akar (Chair)
IEEE WIE Visibility Subcommittee
Collaborate with IEEE Societies to identify and nominate women.
Linda Bushnell (Chair)
IEEE WIE International Leadership Conference (ILC) Subcommittee
Develop annual conference plan; partnership development and retention.
Nita Patel (Conference Chair)
IEEE WIE Summits & TechW Subcommittee
Promote and support WIE Summits and Tech Powered by Women Workshops.
Takako Hashimoto (Chair)
IEEE WIE Website Subcommittee
Support IEEE WIE website, provide suggestions for enhancements, and improve usability of the website.
Tittu Varghese (Webmaster)
IEEE WIE Workshops Subcommittee
Develop WIE workshops and panel discussions at IEEE events (major conferences and meetings of technical societies) to bring visibility and build network among women.
Celia Shahnaz (Chair)