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.
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.