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Engineering Career Pathways


Engineering Career Pathways

When it comes to STEM careers, engineers are in high demand. From electrical to mechanical to chemical engineering (to name a few) the opportunities for an exciting career is available to engineer-inspired FIRST program participants.

On the inaugural FIRST in Texas Talks Susan Ashmore, Development Director for FIRST in Texas, speaks with engineers from three of our statewide parters about their educational and workforce experience:

Shelley Rueff is a Chemical Engineer with Bechtel

Elissa Lindquist-Sher is an Automotive Hardware Applications Engineer with Texas Instruments

April Riddett is a Product Manager with National Instruments

FIRST in Texas Talks Partner Panel: Engineering Career Pathways