Professional development

The Professional Development Committee hosts events each month, as well as the Professional Development Retreat in the fall and Profs to Profs in the spring where SWE members can connect with professors and professionals and learn about industry and research. 


Aleesha  (she/her/hers)  |

Aleesha (she/her/hers) |


I am a… Bioproducts & Biosystems Engineering Major with Minors in Spanish and Chemisty, Researcher in Washington and Chile, R&D Intern, Workout Enthusiast, Baker.


committee members

Amy Rueter (she/her/hers)I am a... Chemical Engineering Major, Baker, Zumba Enthusiast, College Sports Fan, Travel Lover.

Bridgette Sieffert (she/her/hers)I am a... Computer Engineering Major, Undergraduate Researcher, Workout and Sport Enthusiast, Foodie, Traveler, Outdoor Adventurer.

Emily Sayles (she/her/hers)I am a… Industrial & Systems Engineering Major, Management Minor, Tennis Player, Lover of Ice Cream, Explorer of the Outdoors, Fan of Gopher Sports.

Sydney Jones (she/her/hers) - I am a… Materials Science & Engineering Major, Emerson Automation Solutions Co-Op, Cat Mom, Runner, Knitter, Ice Cream Lover, Coffee Enthusiast

Emily Siem (she/her/hers) -I am a… Mathematics major, Board Game Enthusiast, Nordic Skier, Rabbit Mom, Handbell Player.