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Diverse: a SWE podcast

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Welcome to Diverse, a podcast by the Society of Women Engineers. SWE gives women engineers a unique place and voice within the engineering community. On Diverse, we highlight incredible thought leaders and personalities in our community and discover who they are at home, at work and in between.

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United States

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Welcome to Diverse, a podcast by the Society of Women Engineers. SWE gives women engineers a unique place and voice within the engineering community. On Diverse, we highlight incredible thought leaders and personalities in our community and discover who they are at home, at work and in between.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep 206: National Mentoring Month with the Early Career Professional AGs

1/25/2023
SWE's Early Career Professional Affinity Group took over this special episode of Diverse, a SWE podcast, to talk about National Mentoring month. Former and current ECP AG Co-Leads, Amber Kreceman (she/her), Mahati Vavilala (she/her), and Marie-Pierre (MP) Delisle (she/her) sat down to chat about mentorship, sponsorship and creating an authentic and intentional personal Board of Directors.

Duration:00:33:46

Ep 204: WE22 Keynote Speaker Phyllis Schneck

1/11/2023
On this episode of Diverse, SWE President Dayna Johnson sits down with WE22 Keynote Speaker Phyllis Schneck. They reflect on Phyllis's experience at WE22 and expand on her opening keynote speech.

Duration:00:26:39

Ep 205: Sponsored Episode - HP Inc. with Swapna Tom

1/11/2023
On this episode of Diverse, SWE President Dayna Johnson sits down with Swapna Tom, the distinguished technologist for the Enterprise Data and Analytics team at HP Inc. They discuss her journey to becoming an engineer, her current role at HP Inc. and the various volunteer projects she is a part of.

Duration:00:31:22

Ep 202: WE22 Keynote Speaker Michele Sullivan Pt. 2

12/1/2022
On this episode of Diverse, FY22 SWE President Dayna Johnson is joined once again by WE22 keynote speaker, Michele Sullivan. Listen as they discuss Michele's experience at WE22.

Duration:00:33:44

Ep 203: SWE Stories, Tales From the Archives: Big Trees From Little Acorns Grow

11/29/2022
On this episode of SWE Stories: Tales from the Archives, a sub-series of Diverse, a SWE Podcast, Anne Perusek, SWE’s director of editorial and publications and Troy Eller English, SWE’s archivist sit down to talk about Ruth "Dollar Sign" Shafer, SWE's fundraising dynamo in the 1950's and 1960's

Duration:00:15:23

Ep 201: Live At WE22 With Keynote Speaker Nancy Post

11/4/2022
On this episode of Diverse, SWE President Dayna Johnson sits down with WE22 Keynote Speaker Nancy Post. This special episode was recorded live at the WE22 career fair floor in the Diverse Podcast Booth powered by Hess.

Duration:00:25:59

Ep 200: Live At WE22 Hess Sponsored Episode: Kathy Woody

10/31/2022
On this special episode of Diverse, Anne Perusek, SWE's Director of Editorial and Publications sits down with Kathy Woody, the Principal Advisor Energy & Environmental Technology at Hess. This episode was recorded live on the career fair floor at WE22 in the SWE Diverse Podcast Booth sponsored by Hess.

Duration:00:14:37

Ep 199: Live At WE22 With Deb Leach

10/27/2022
On this episode of Diverse, guest host Katelyn Roudebush sits down with Deb Leach, Vice President of Technology and Innovation at Global Founderies. This special episode was recorded live at the WE22 career fair floor in the Diverse Podcast Booth powered by Cummins.

Duration:00:16:05

Ep 198: Sponsored Episode - The Home Depot with Diane Egede-Nissen

10/25/2022
On this episode of Diverse, host Sam East sits down with Diane Egede-Nissen, a distinguished engineer at The Home Depot. They talk about Diane's educational experience, including her time spent abroad in Norway as well as her over 16+ years at The Home Depot.

Duration:00:31:28

Ep 197: Sponsored Episode: Roundtable With Discover!

10/20/2022
On this episode of Diverse, a SWE podcast, host Sam East sits down for a round table discussion with the three woman at the helm of Discover’s mobile application. Listen as Sam speaks with Kristina Kuntz, Director of Digital Development, Melissa Douros, Vice President of Digital Design and Experience, and Jill Wereley, Senior Director of Digital Experience and Platform Strategy.

Duration:00:38:29

Ep 196: Netflix's Baking Impossible Team at WE22

10/15/2022
On this episode of Diverse, SWE President Dayna Johnson sits down with some of the cast of Netflix's Baking Impossible. Co-winners Sara Schonour and Rodolfo Goncalves join Dayna with fellow contestants Jacob Swiezy and Brandi Romines and Baking Impossible judge Andrew Smyth to talk about what bakineering is, their experiences on the show and their role in SWE's upcoming conference, WE22!

Duration:00:54:51

Ep 195: Researching the First Women PEs with Melinda Luna

10/14/2022
On this episode of Diverse, guest hosts Anne Perusek, director of editorial and publications for the Society of Women Engineers, and Troy Eller English, SWE archivist, are joined by Melinda Luna, a licensed professional engineer and longtime SWE member, and a member of SWE’s Latinos affinity group.

Duration:00:26:48

Ep 194: WE22 Keynote Speaker Michele Sullivan

10/3/2022
In this episode, Dayna Johnson, President of the Society of Women Engineers, speaks with Michele Sullivan, speaker, author and social impact advisor. They discuss Michele's experience as a speaker and her new book, Looking Up: How a Different Perspective Turns Obstacles into Advantages.

Ep 193: Un Cafecito with a Woman in STEM: Ilya Marotta

9/28/2022
Welcome to an episode of "Un Cafecito with a Woman in STEM", a sub-series of Diverse, a SWE Podcast. This week is a very special episode as SWE celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with our first Spanish only podcast, sponsored by Discover. This episode is a conversation between Evelyn Cortes-Davis, Director of Water Engineering and Technical Services at Los Angeles Department of Water & Power, and Ilya Espino de Marotta, Deputy Administrator of the Panama Canal, as she shares her career...

Ep 192: How Women Lead with Julie Castro Abrams

9/22/2022
On this episode of Diverse, guest host Lynda Grindstaff, Vice President at McAfee and active SWE member, sits down with Julie Castro Abrams, founder and CEO of How Women Lead! Listen as they talk about How Women Lead came to be, the meaning behind its credo and how SWE members can join!

Duration:00:35:37

Ep 191: Un Cafecito with a Woman in STEM: Lennis Perez

9/16/2022
Welcome to an episode of “Un Cafecito with a Woman in STEM”, a sub-series of Diverse, a SWE Podcast. In this episode, Diverse host, Sam East, sits down with Lennis Perez, a wellness engineer, international public speaker, certified meditation teacher and coach. Listen as they talk about her STEM journey, the burnout she experienced and how she uses that experience to help others.

Duration:00:27:55

Ep 190: FIRST Robotics Deans List Student Diana Omar

9/9/2022
On this episode of Diverse, a SWE Podcast, host Sam East is joined by 17 year-old high school student and FIRST Tech Challenge Dean's List Award Winner! Listen as Diana talks about her passion for STEM, her experience with FIRST Robotics and how advocating for underrepresented students has inspired her direction in life.

Duration:00:15:07

Ep 189: Sponsored Episode: Kari Fauber with Keysight

9/2/2022
On this episode of Diverse, a SWE podcast, host Sam East sits down with Vice President of Global Partner Sales and eCommerce at Keysight Technologies, Kari Fauber. Listen as they discuss Kari's inspiration for pursuing a career in STEM, her experience as a leader e-commerce and her proudest accomplishment thus far in her career.

Duration:00:34:12

Ep 188: Sponsored Episode: Vandana Singh with Schneider Electric

7/13/2022
On this episode of Diverse, a SWE podcast, host Sam East sits down with Vandana Singh, Senior Vice President of Secure Power North America at Schneider Electric. Listen as they talk about Vandana's professional goals, her work with non-profits and how Schneider Electric has adapted as a majority of their employees have transitioned to working remotely.

Duration:00:35:13

Ep 186: A Presidential Farewell and Hello

7/1/2022
In this special episode of Diverse, a SWE Podcast, SWE President Rachel Morford sits down with SWE President Elect Dayna Johnson. Listen as they talk about what being the SWE President entails and what their journeys to this position have been like. They also reflect on Rachel's past year as President and talk about Dayna's plans for her presidency.

Duration:00:48:17