Spotlights: EM

Manoj in library with a red Cornell sweatshirt on.

Balancing a Career with Graduate School

Tell us about yourself: My name is Manoj Chandran, and I currently work as an Engineering Manager at Danish Crown. I just graduated from Cornell with M.Eng in Engineering Management, and previously... Read more

  • Hometown: Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Engineering Management, M.Eng.
Grace Imanariyo

Engage, Connect, and Smile Often

Grace Imanariyo Tell us about yourself: My name is Grace Imanariyo, and I was born and raised in Rwanda (East Africa). I am the last born in my family. Growing up, I always enjoyed learning new things... Read more

  • Hometown: Kigali, Rwanda
Gill Iradukunda sitting on a bench wearing a suit

A Passion for Engineering

Name: Gill Iradukunda Tell us about yourself. I moved to California right after High School and earned my Bachelors in Civil Engineering from California Baptist University in 2014. Professionally, I... Read more

  • Hometown: Kigali, Rwanda
  • Engineering Management
Richa Sirohi with a NASA t-shirt standing in front of a pagoda like structure and pond.

Launching into Management

Richa Sirohi is an End-to-End Information System Engineer at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the Psyche Mission. Richa has previously worked on the Mars Perseverance Rover, the Cold Atom... Read more

  • Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska
Thomas Paasch

Thomas Paasch

Tell us about yourself. I’m from Portland, Oregon, I graduated from Oregon State University in 2012 with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, and I work as a Senior Product Manager for Warn Industries... Read more

Sara Javaheri

Sara Javaheri

Tell us about yourself. My name is Sara. I was born and raised in Iran and immigrated to the US in 2010. I received my bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from UC Santa Cruz. I am currently... Read more

Clara Fontaine

Clara Fontaine

Tell us about yourself. Hi! I'm an Engineering Management M.Eng. student, and have a Bachelor's in Electrical and Computer Engineering. I'm an avid dancer, cat-lover, cook, and hiker. I discovered my... Read more

  • Hometown: Falls Church, VA
Michelle Cruz headshot

Cornell Engineering Management Spotlight: Michelle Cruz

Tell us about yourself. I currently work at Lockheed Martin Corporation in King of Prussia, PA where I’ve worked for the past 3 1/2 years since graduating from Providence College in Rhode Island. I am... Read more

  • Hometown: Midland Park, N.J.
  • M.Eng. in Engineering Management
Hawkins Leroy Etidau

Hawkins Leroy Etidau

Highlight from Cornell: The pictures tell the story. Exploring Ithaca, having a fun time during our trek to NYC, and celebrating a party in the Engineering Management room, all with my classmates... Read more

  • Hometown: Kampala, Uganda
  • Engineering Management, M.Eng.