WE Local Awards

The Society of Women Engineers strives to advance and honor the contributions of women at all stages of their careers and recognize the successes of SWE members and individuals who enhance the engineering profession through contributions to the industry, education, and the community. WE Local Awards provide additional opportunities to recognize outstanding SWE members, SWE groups, and individuals.


WE Local Awards Submission Details

Nominators will be contacted with results: November
Applications are open: August 1- September 30, 11:59pm CT
Application Links/Requirements/Descriptions for Awards: 2022 WE Local Awards Packet Final
Questions: awards@swe.org

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Recipients

WE Local Legacy              Erica Clark-Heinrich

WE Local Legacy              Dorci Cotton

WE Local Legacy              Leslie M. Phinney, Ph.D.

WE Local Legacy              Lisa M. Rimpf

WE Local Legacy              Tuyet-Hanh Schnell

WE Local ELiTE                Nichole Elff

WE Local ELiTE                Lindsay Hess

WE Local ELiTE                Cassi Janakos

WE Local ELiTE                Neema Nair

WE Local ELiTE                Blanca Rosa Navarro Piedra

WE Local ELiTE                Rebecca M. Reck, Ph.D.

WE Local ELiTE                Jennifer D. Thomas

WE Local ELiTE                Victoria Tinsley

WE Local ELiTE                Lauren M. Wolf

WE Local New ELiTE       Sahara Becker

WE Local New ELiTE       Sreyoshi Bhaduri, Ph.D.

WE Local New ELiTE       Kimberly Daloise

WE Local New ELiTE       Cary Kaczowka

WE Local New ELiTE       Brianna LaBarge, CSSBB, PMP

WE Local New ELiTE       Ishita Mandhan

WE Local New ELiTE       Elyse McMillen

WE Local New ELiTE       Hannah Morris

WE Local New ELiTE       Nicole Naber

WE Local New ELiTE       Katie Obbagy

WE Local New ELiTE       Rishika Shekhawat

WE Local New ELiTE       Erin Syverson

WE Local New ELiTE       Kristen Wagner

WE Local New ELiTE       Maryssa L. Weir

WE Local New ELiTE       Beenish Zia

WE Local Integrator       Preetika  Hingorani

WE Local Integrator       Keerthika Pandiselvan

Engaged Advocate          Christy H. Drewry

Engaged Advocate          Maricarmen Escamilla Jauregui

Engaged Advocate          Stueti Gupta

Engaged Advocate          Christina Kull Martens

Engaged Advocate          Yin Wai Vanessa Li

Engaged Advocate          Anne Lucietto, Ph.D.

Engaged Advocate          Tracy Nguyen, O.D.

Engaged Advocate          Terita Norton

Engaged Advocate          Claudine Phaire

Engaged Advocate          Bich-Van Pham, Ph.D.

Engaged Advocate          Jennifer Tanzillo

Engaged Advocate          Anna Topol, Ph.D.

Engaged Advocate          Tao Wang

Rising Star          Claudia E. Berdugo Diaz

Rising Star          Madeline Blair

Rising Star          Allie Ćemalović

Rising Star          Alexa Jakob

Rising Star          Celia Kornegay

Rising Star          Ozioma Ozigbo

Rising Star          Paulina Rajski

Rising Star          Kelli Ross

Rising Star          Mallory Smith

Rising Star          Rachel Tabor

Rising Star          Vidhya Thiyagarajan

Rising Star          Hanna Tormey

Rising Star          Rebekah Travis

Rising Star          Lillian Tso

Rising Star          Sofia Vainikos

Rising Star          Sophia Xu

Guiding Star      Simrun Buttar

Guiding Star      Taylor Rose Daniels

Guiding Star      Emily Ganley

Guiding Star      Natalie Hahn

Guiding Star      Julia Hines

Guiding Star      Jessica Horii

Guiding Star      Anezka Kovarik

Guiding Star      Alejandra Leija

Guiding Star      Katie Lenz

Guiding Star      Hannah Lin

Guiding Star      Amanda Slager

Guiding Star      Sharon Thomas

Guiding Star      Allison Wilcox

Guiding Star      Lee Danielle Young

Outstanding Outreach Event      California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Outstanding Outreach Event      Colorado School of Mines

Outstanding Outreach Event      Dallas SWE

Outstanding Outreach Event      John Deere India Lakshya ERG SWE Team

Outstanding Outreach Event      Rocky Mountain Section

Outstanding Outreach Event      Santa Clara University

Outstanding Outreach Event      Society of Women Engineers at the University of New Mexico

Outstanding Outreach Event      SWE at UVA

Outstanding Outreach Event      Cummins College of Engineering for Women, Pune, India Society of Women Engineers Affiliate

Outstanding Outreach Event      SWE Space Coast Section

Outstanding Outreach Event      SWE Virtual STEMinists

Outstanding Outreach Event      Upper Cumberland Section

Outstanding Professional Development Event   Carnegie Mellon University SWE

Outstanding Professional Development Event   John Deere India : PANKH Program

Outstanding Professional Development Event   Koç University Society of Women Engineers (KUSWE)

Outstanding Professional Development Event   Medtronic SWE ERG – Louisville, CO

Outstanding Professional Development Event   Purdue Society of Women Engineers

Outstanding Professional Development Event   Rocky Mountain Section

Outstanding Professional Development Event   Rutgers University

Outstanding Professional Development Event   Sandia Women’s Action Network

Outstanding Professional Development Event   SWE Central Indiana

Outstanding Professional Development Event   SWE Pune Affiliate

Outstanding Professional Development Event   The Ohio State University SWE Section

Outstanding Professional Development Event   University of Pittsburgh Society of Women Engineers

Joint Professional/Collegiate Event        Chicago Regional Section

Joint Professional/Collegiate Event        Cummins

Joint Professional/Collegiate Event        Northwestern

Joint Professional/Collegiate Event        Rutgers University

Joint Professional/Collegiate Event        SWE New Jersey

Joint Professional/Collegiate Event        SWE Cummins College of Engineering for Women Student Affiliate (SWE CCEW)

Diversity & Inclusion Partner     John Deere India Private Limited

Diversity & Inclusion Partner     PepsiCo Society of Women Engineers (PEPSWE)

Diversity & Inclusion Partner     Sandia Women’s Action Network (SWAN)

Diversity & Inclusion Partner     US Encompass Women

Diversity & Inclusion Partner     Vecna Robotics

Sustaining Benefactor   Spirit AeroSystems

WE Local Legacy Diane Peters, Ph.D., P.E., F.SWE

WE Local ELiTE Allison Wright

WE Local ELiTE Rachel Morford

WE Local ELiTE Sarita Kuppili, MSME

WE Local ELiTE Sireesha Akula

WE Local ELiTE Amanda Weissman

WE Local ELiTE Rochelle L.N. Larson

WE Local ELiTE Sunita Utgikar

WE Local ELiTE Jeri Lynn Metzger

WE Local ELiTE Jessica Stitt

WE Local New ELiTE Mary Beth Biddle

WE Local New ELiTE Masroor Khan

WE Local New ELiTE Nicole Woon

WE Local New ELiTE Pramita Mitra, Ph.D.

WE Local New ELiTE Heather Wiest, Ph.D.

WE Local New ELiTE Michelle Boehm, P.E.

WE Local New ELiTE Sara Wheeland, Ph.D.

WE Local New ELiTE Alison Bergmann

WE Local New ELiTE Zaineb Ahmad

WE Local New ELiTE Katelyn Lichte

WE Local New ELiTE Sneha Narayanan

WE Local New ELiTE Kristina Ellis

WE Local New ELiTE Ashley Kreuder

WE Local New ELiTE Kaitlin Henderson

WE Local New ELiTE Elaine Cope

WE Local Integrator Cheryl Texin

WE Local Integrator Heather Ulrich

WE Local Integrator Tene Webb, J.D., M.P.A.

Engaged Advocate Leigh Estabrooks, Ed.D.

Engaged Advocate Martha McCabe

Engaged Advocate Simi Hoque, Ph.D., P.E.

Engaged Advocate Anagha Kulkarni, Ph.D.

Engaged Advocate Sandy Ilievski, P.Eng

Engaged Advocate Melinda Keller

Engaged Advocate Gretchen Hein

Rising Star Katie Bishop

Rising Star Christina Adams

Rising Star Sarah Holdrup

Rising Star Ellen Frahm

Rising Star Samantha Low

Rising Star Katherine Seidl

Rising Star Madison Best

Rising Star Samruddhi Mangrulkar

Rising Star Michelle Cai

Rising Star Nora Dunleavy

Rising Star Morgan Potts

Guiding Star Jessica Stieglitz

Guiding Star Haley Barnes, M.S.

Guiding Star Magdelene Lee

Guiding Star Kazi Tasneem

Guiding Star Olivia Wanless

Guiding Star Catherine Gurecky

Guiding Star Haley Clafton

Guiding Star Krithika Balakrishnan

Guiding Star Emma Van Fossen

Guiding Star Mariah Manzano

Guiding Star Toral Kadakia

Guiding Star Cassidy Elwell

Guiding Star Alice Connelli

Guiding Star Tracy Goldman

Guiding Star Madeline Dubelier

Outstanding Outreach Event Colorado School of Mines Section

Outstanding Outreach Event Georgia Tech SWE

Outstanding Outreach Event Society of Women Engineers at UVA

Outstanding Outreach Event University of Cincinnati SWE

Outstanding Outreach Event California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo Society of Women Engineers

Outstanding Outreach Event Society of Women Engineers at the University of Virginia

Outstanding Outreach Event Santa Clara University Section

Outstanding Outreach Event Society of Women Engineers at San Jose State University

Outstanding Outreach Event SWE Rocky Mountain Section

Outstanding Outreach Event Emerson Women in STEM Marshalltown

Outstanding Outreach Event Northrop Grumman Women’s International Network (NGWIN) South Bay ERG

Outstanding Outreach Event Wichita Professional Section

Outstanding Professional Development Event LADWP-SWE Professional Affiliate Group

Outstanding Professional Development Event SWE Los Angeles Professional Section

Outstanding Professional Development Event SWE Wisconsin

Outstanding Professional Development Event Cornell Society of Women Engineers

Outstanding Professional Development Event Georgia Tech SWE

Outstanding Professional Development Event University of Pittsburgh

Outstanding Professional Development Event Colorado School of Mines Section

Outstanding Professional Development Event California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Outstanding Professional Development Event The Ohio State University

Outstanding Professional Development Event Drexel Society of Women Engineers

Outstanding Professional Development Event Society of Women Engineers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

Outstanding Professional Development Event The University of South Florida Society of Women Engineers

Joint Professional/Collegiate Event Drexel Society of Women Engineers and Philadelphia Society of Women Engineers

Joint Professional/Collegiate Event SWE Central Indiana Professional Section and IUPUI (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis) SWE Section

Joint Professional/Collegiate Event SWE Pune Affiliate and MIT World Peace University (WPU)

Joint Professional/Collegiate Event University of Minnesota University of Minnesota and Ford Motor Company

Joint Professional/Collegiate Event Tampa Bay Area Section and University of South Florida Section

Diversity & Inclusion Partner University of Illinois Extension – 4-H

Diversity & Inclusion Partner Lockheed Martin Women’s Impact Network ERG

Diversity & Inclusion Partner Becton Dickinson Women’s Initiative Network

Sustaining Benefactor John Deere India Pvt.Ltd.

Sustaining Benefactor Los Angeles Department of Water and Power LADWP

Sustaining Benefactor Collins Aerospace

WE Local Diversity & Inclusion Partner EATON India

WE Local Diversity & Inclusion Partner EATON India

WE Local Diversity & Inclusion Partner Women’s Ball Resource Group (WBRG)

WE Local Engaged Advocate Renee Oats, Ph.D.

WE Local Engaged Advocate Andrea Ippolito

WE Local Engaged Advocate Ramona Anand

WE Local Engaged Advocate Alicia Morgan

WE Local Engaged Advocate Erin Berry

WE Local Guiding Star Stephanie Tu

WE Local Guiding Star Sydney Robinson

WE Local Guiding Star Kristine Loh

WE Local Guiding Star Haley Antoine

WE Local Guiding Star Shwetha Rajaram

WE Local Guiding Star Arthi Nadhan

WE Local Guiding Star Alexandra Chagnon

WE Local Joint Professional/Collegiate Tampa Bay Area Section and University of South Florida Section

WE Local Joint Professional/Collegiate Rutgers University SWE and New Jersey Section

WE Local Legacy Kerrie Greenfelder, P.E., DBIA

WE Local Legacy Denise Love

WE Local Legacy Michele O’Shaughnessy

WE Local Local ELiTe Sunita Lavin, PMP

WE Local Local ELiTe Pearl Yamaguchi

WE Local Local ELiTe Jamie Krakover

WE Local Local ELiTe Ragan Gum

WE Local Local ELiTe Kristine Barnes, P.E.

WE Local Local ELiTe Melissa Stiegler

WE Local Local ELiTe Theresa Krack

WE Local Local Integrator Roble Alanis

WE Local Local New ELiTe Kristen Yoshida, P.E., CPESC

WE Local Local New ELiTe Martha Walker

WE Local Local New ELiTe Nadia Bess

WE Local Local New ELiTe Kate Nolan

WE Local Local New ELiTe Sowmya Nagesh

WE Local Local New ELiTe Kimberly Miller

WE Local Local New ELiTe Nikita Tiwari

WE Local Local New ELiTe Alya Elhawary

WE Local Outstanding Outreach Event Central New Mexico Section

WE Local Outstanding Outreach Event Pitt SWE

WE Local Outstanding Outreach Event Kansas City Section

WE Local Outstanding Outreach Event Oklahoma City Section Society of Women Engineers

WE Local Outstanding Outreach Event University of Alabama at Birmingham Society of Women Engineers Section

WE Local Outstanding Outreach Event WUSTL Chapter Society of Women Engineers

WE Local Outstanding Outreach Event KUSWE Koç University Society of Women Engineers

WE Local Outstanding Outreach Event California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo Society of Women Engineers

WE Local Outstanding Outreach Event Dallas SWE

WE Local Outstanding Professional Development Event Cummins Women in Technology

WE Local Outstanding Professional Development Event Georgia Institute of Technology

WE Local Outstanding Professional Development Event Society of Women Engineers at the JHU Applied Physics Laboratory (SWE@APL)

WE Local Outstanding Professional Development Event SWE Minnesota

WE Local Outstanding Professional Development Event Rutgers University SWE

WE Local Outstanding Professional Development Event Rocky Mountain Section

WE Local Outstanding Professional Development Event Society of Women Engineers at the University of Washington

WE Local Rising Star Kaitlin Ferguson

WE Local Rising Star Madeline Dubelier

WE Local Rising Star Valerie Kettering

WE Local Rising Star Lauren Pan

WE Local Rising Star Zoë Penko

WE Local Rising Star Meghan Collins

WE Local Rising Star Stephanie Quiles-Velázquez

WE Local Sustaining Benefactor General Motors Technical Center India

WE Local Sustaining Benefactor GE Healthcare

WE Local Sustaining Benefactor Consumers Energy