Rhonda McNeil

What do you do for SHPE in 25 words or fewer?

Support SHPE’s mission by managing Finance, IT, HR, and Contracting.

What was your first job?

I worked as a bus-girl and waitress starting at age 14.

Monique Herrera

What do you do for SHPE in 25 words or fewer?

Sponsors are my jam!

What is one interesting fact about you?

Before working at SHPE I worked in the fashion industry and was a swimwear and intimate apparel buyer.

Dr. Kimberly Douglas

What do you do for SHPE in 25 words or fewer?

I design strategies and integrated solutions for supporting and celebrating Hispanic success in engineering, technology, science, and mathematics, and research SHPE’s impact.

What was your first job?

I was a waitress at “Broasted Chicken” in Miami, OK. I wish the restaurant was still there. The chicken was amazing!

Dr. Jose Silva

What do you do for SHPE in 25 words or fewer?

I have the great honor to lead the Engagement office. Within my direction sits members, chapters operations, events, and philanthropy. I get to stand in the gap for all our members.

Which fictional family would you want to be a part of and why?

I would want to be part of the Blackish family. The Johnson are hilarious, real, vulnerable and give a fresh perspective of families of color and success. The topics they addressed are real life and connectable.

Dr. Chris Wilkie

What do you do for SHPE in 25 words or fewer?

I currently serve as the Chief Executive Officer at SHPE where we are devoted to closing the gap between Hispanics and STEM.

Which fictional family would you want to be a part of and why?

The Incredibles – We all have our own unique super powers! And, as a family, those super powers are unstopable when all working together in harmony.