Ms. Rocket Engineer
Hello! I work in aerospace as the lead of an engineering team building 21st-century spacecrafts, and pour nearly all my time & energy into doing just that. Prior work experience includes being a Mechanical Engineer at an Oil Refinery & an Offshore Oil Rig Operations Engineer.
Undergrad School: Georgia Tech
Undergrad Major: Mechanical Engineering
Age: 26, Ethnicity: White
Extracurriculars: Academic Tutor - Undragraduate Teaching TA, Houston Children's Hospital Tutor Volunteer (previous, not current), Personal Activities: Mountain Biking & Bike-packing, Bouldering, Backpacking
Title: ExxonMobil Offshore Rig Operations Engineer
Industry: Power / Energy
Company: Fortune 100 Top 10
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 6 mos
Title: SpaceX Lead Integration and Test Engineer
Company: Private large startup that does things only governments has done in the past....? :)
Length of Employment: 1 yr
Big Life Wins:
#1: Leading engineering / manufacturing team responsible for building the spaceship that brought human launch capability back to America after the shuttle program retired in 2011. #2: Prepped engineering maintenance packages for over $30M worth of equipment repairs / inspections during planned oil refinery downtime event.
Post MBA Goal:
I have always been in my comfort zone working w/ engineers and people of a similar background. Ultimately I would like to rise up as a business/technology leader in a large manufacturing company. Pursuing an MBA to sharpen my strategic thinking skills, vision-setting skills, expose me to more diverse viewpoints and give me a pivot opportunity.