SHPE Announces New Chief Executive Officer Raquel Tamez
Los Angeles, Calif., – June 1, 2017 - Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) Board Chair, Claudia Goggin, enthusiastically announced today that the National Board of Directors has selected Raquel Tamez as their new CEO. Raquel joins SHPE with a distinguished career, having served in a number of executive leadership roles in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors, and was most recently the Chief Legal Counsel at a national nonprofit.
"After an extensive nationwide search with the assistance of Korn Ferry, a national executive search firm, the board has made an excellent choice. The search process was very rigorous and resulted in the selection of a very seasoned, exemplary candidate with a broad experience base. The board is excited and confident in Raquel's capabilities to take SHPE to the next level during this time of significant growth for the organization" said Goggin.