Podcast: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage with Latina Leader, Eileen Vélez-Vega

Tune in for this Diverse podcast with Latina leader and director on SWE's Board of Directors, Eileen Vélez-Vega - hosted by Marissa Doyen, Latinos Affinity Group Lead of the Society of Women Engineers. Happy Hispanic Heritage Month, SWEsters!
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Episode 97: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage with Latina Leader, Eileen Vélez-Vega

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, SWE is highlighting Hispanic women engineers. For our first podcast during Hispanic Heritage Month, Marissa Doyen, Latinos Affinity Group Lead of the Society of Women Engineers interviews Eileen Vélez-Vega, vice president at Kimley-Horn and a director on SWE’s board of directors. In this episode, Eileen discusses her career path in STEM, the significance of being a Latina leader within SWE and her company and obstacles she has faced as a minority in engineering.


Make sure to check out our Hispanic Heritage Month blog series which highlights prominent Hispanic and Latinx engineers and several members of the Latinos Affinity Group.

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