Monday, August 30, 2010

SHPE STAR Award Recipient - Leony Rosa

We would like to recognize and congratulate Leony Rosa, SHPE-NYC Finance VP, as he has been chosen as the recipient of 2010 SHPE Professional Role Model STAR award! This award is presented to an outstanding SHPE professional member who has provided selfless and outstanding contributions to his or her SHPE professional chapter and the Hispanic community.

Leony Rosa is a wireless test engineer for Northrop Grumman’s Information Systems sector. In this role, his responsibilities include development, testing and verification of several projects and applications related to homeland security in the New York City region.

Leony earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering from the City College of New York (CCNY). At CCNY, he joined the Latin American Engineering Student Association, a student chapter of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (LAESA-SHPE) at CCNY

Leony maintains an active role in SHPE-NYC and in the community. He is currently the Finance Vice President, and has served in other capacities on the executive board. He volunteers his time to speak to aspiring engineers at the college level, high school students considering technology fields, and other professionals in a variety of subjects.

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