President-Elect, Society of Women Engineers
Jonna Gerken is the FY17 President-Elect of SWE, having recently completed four years as Director of Membership Initiatives. Previously, she was chair of several Society committees, a member of the Senate and an officer in Region F (New England). She is a Project Manager at Pratt & Whitney, having held numerous positions of increasing responsibility within both Operations & Engineering in her 15+ year tenure. Prior to that, she was in an engineering & operations rotation program at Colt's Manufacturing Company. Jonna has a BS in Industrial & Management Engineering and an MBA in Technology Development, both from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI).