Name: Preety Sharma

Program: Electrical Engineering

University(s) / College(s) Attended: McMaster University

Education / Degree(s): BENG MGMT, MBA, PMP, Six Sigma Greenbelt

Current Job Title: Senior Manager, Projects, Scotia iTRADE

Current Employer: Scotiabank

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Fun Facts About Me

Share one fun fact about yourself:
I played ice hockey with an Olympian.

The most inspiring engineer I know is ....... Because ........ ?:
One of my friends, because he used his design project to launch a company to help people around the world.

Profile Questions

Why did you choose to study engineering?:
I was always interested in math, physics, and always wanted to get to the bottom of everything. I took a grade eleven electrical engineering course and loved it.

What are your best memories of your engineering education?:
Making my best friends in first year calculus class and the first successful milestone for our design project.

How do you apply your engineering degree to your current career?:
My job involves a lot of problem solving, analytic skills, working in teams, and it's centered around improving technology.

What do you love most about your career?:
Working with other people, learning new things everyday and working on something I'm passionate about everyday.

What advice would you give to someone hoping to pursue a career in engineering?:
Believe in yourself, never be afraid of a challenge, and learn to network.