Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
As a national organization, SHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize its fullest potential and to impact the world through STEM awareness, access, support and development. As a chapter at UGA, our mission is to promote and encourage the study and understanding of STEM fields among Hispanic and minority students and increase the number and improve the retention of Hispanic and minority students in engineering and other STEM fields at the University of Georgia. As a student organization, we hope to provide a forum for Hispanic and minority students in engineering and STEM fields to exchange information pertinent to their education and the University of Georgia. We hope to be a starting point for students to establish relationships with industry representatives to advance and promote the hiring of Hispanic and minority engineering and STEM field graduates.
President: Alberto Bustamente
External Vice President: Cristina Madera
Internal Vice President: Joselin Ortuno
Secretary: Stephanie Ibarra
Treasurer: Nimsy Corea
Webmaster: Armando Zavala
Social Media Chair: Dessi Gonzalez
Academic Excellent Chair: Veronica Perez
Community Outreach Chair: Kevin Albi
Marketing Chair: Alan Ramirez
Congratulations to the Society Of Hispanic Professional Engineers on their Regional Chapter Award for SHPE Region 7! Pictured is SHPE President Alberto Bustamente receiving the award at the SHPE NILA Conference, August 2022.
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