Name: Nathalie Chan King Choy

Program: Engineering Science

University(s) / College(s) Attended: University of Toronto

Education / Degree(s): BASc,MASc UBC ECE

Current Job Title: President

Current Employer: Kestrel Omnitech Inc.

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Fun Facts About Me

Share one fun fact about yourself:
Flew on a trapeze

The most inspiring engineer I know is ....... Because ........ ?:
Vidya was the Vice President of a processing systems engineering team that I was once part of. She is a very friendly and down-to-earth executive who fosters great teamwork, has amazing negotiation skills, maintains sharp technical knowledge, and who is not afraid of rolling up her sleeves to test out the hardware hands-on.

Profile Questions

Why did you choose to study engineering?:
It involves my favourite subjects (math, science) and requires very little memorization

What are your best memories of your engineering education?:
University of Toronto SKULE spirit events

How do you apply your engineering degree to your current career?:
Critical thinking, understanding systems from the high level down to the deep details

What do you love most about your career?:
Getting to work on challenging projects with cool new technology

What advice would you give to someone hoping to pursue a career in engineering?:
Engineering is amazing because you get to be involved in creating technologies that can change the world. Remember that it's very cool and very fun, but does take hard work. Work hard & play hard.