Aerospace Engineering pres.
AE285 Undergraduate Seminar: "Engineering Agility: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow"
Donna Mirabella - Director, Engineering Process, Metrics and Configuration Management, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.
The ability to be agile plays a role in our lives, in many ways. Today we will review how this core competency for General Atomics has enabled them to thrive despite the heavy industry competition. You will see actual footage of unique capability as well as the vision and enthusiasm that has driven the organization to the top of their game. You will take away the understanding that given passion, synergy, and collaboration, combined with agility, dreams do come true. Participate in this forum with the intent to realize your vision for the future, knowing full well it may easily change. Be bold, be brave, be agile!
About the Speaker...
Donna Mirabella started her career 17 years ago equipped with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Science Degree in Engineering Management from the University of Michigan. She entered the workforce as a Chrysler Institute of Engineering Management Trainee, working through their Rotational Program for two years. Since then she has worked in a variety of disciplines and positions in the automotive and aerospace industries with Chrysler and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI). Recognized for the results she produced in creating effective and cost-saving technical solutions, maximizing efficiency of development and product selection processes, and organizing innovative, collaborative working groups, Ms. Mirabella was welcomed into management positions, first at the team lead and supervisor level, moving quickly into a management role for GA-ASI’s Mechanical Engineering Department. Now managing several engineering disciplines including technical intellectual property protection, proposal cost estimating, configuration management, and development of engineering tools, process, and metrics, she has become a valued and seasoned mentor for emerging leaders. When away from the office, you are likely to find Donna on a soccer or football field with any one of her four children.
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