RAMP Engineering Intern Program
Western Digital is still looking for juniors (graduating in Dec 2019 or Spring 2020) that are majoring in computer science, computer engineering, or electrical engineering to fill some internships we have in Milpitas, CA and South San Jose, CA. There are some software developer openings as well as openings in firmware and hardware. Anyone interested is asked to apply online and can reach out to me directly to let me know that they’ve applied. I will then alert my recruiter colleagues that they have applied and that should get them an immediate phone screen. Contact CorporateVP@swetamu.org after applying to receive an immediate phone screening.
Howdy! My name is Inchara Nelogal and I am a Senior majoring in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Round Rock, TX. My SWE journey started during my Freshman year where I had the honor being a member of the SWElites Professional Development committee along with serving as the first-ever Freshmen Representative Officer for our chapter. My SWE journey continued during my Sophomore and Junior years where I had the honor of serving as the Vice President of Finance and the Vice President of Corporate Affairs, respectively. This year, I am ESTACTIC to be serving as the President of our chapter and can't wait to see what the year has in store for us! In my free time, I enjoy blogging, crocheting, hanging out with friends, and trying new foods. I am excited to get to know you all this coming year, so please don't hesitate to come chat and hang out :)!
of Internal Affairs
Howdy! My name is Gabby Rocha, and I am a senior Industrial & Systems Engineering major from Houston, Texas. My SWE journey began my freshman year as part of the SWElites Socials Committee, where I fell in love with the organization, and it's values. I returned to the program as Socials Committee Co-Counselor my sophomore year. Last year I was fortunate to serve as the one of the SWElites Co-Chairs for the Class of 2025, where I got to interact and grow with some of the future's best and brightest! This year, I am honored to serve as your Vice President of Internal Affairs, and I'm postive we will have a fantastic year! When I am not in class, studying, or attending SWE events, I love spending quality time with my family and friends, painting, listening to music, playing video games or reading with an ice coffee in hand. I'm thrilled to see what the year has in store; please never hesitate to say hi!
of External Affairs
Howdy! I'm Emma Rader and I am a Materials Science and Engineering major from Prosper, Texas. I started with SWE in SWElites and the HSC Design committee during my freshman year. I then moved to be a HSC Co-Chair during my sophomore year and planned our first ever virtual high school conference! Last year, I continued my SWE journey as Vice President of Administration. This year, I am serving as Vice President of External affairs where I have the opportunity to work with all our amazing officers and lead those in charge of external programs. I love to knit, sew, crochet, macrame, and I've recently begun spinning wool into yarn! I also enjoy reading, playing video games, and listening to podcasts while I craft.
Howdy! My name is Marissa Ovenshire, and I am a computer engineering major in the class of 2024 from Dallas, TX. I have been one of the SWE Freshmen Representatives and a social co-chair for SWE. I am super passionate about this organization and the wonderful people I have met through it. I am beyond excited to continue my involvement in TAMU SWE as Vice President of Administration. In my free time, I like to sing and find the most random holidays for each day.
of Corporate Affairs
Howdy! My name is Anjali Segu and I am a Junior Computer Science major from Austin, TX. My journey with SWE started by joining SWElites during my Freshmen year. I went on to become the STEMfest officer during my Sophomore year followed by VP External in my Junior year. Outside of school, I enjoy traveling, painting, acting, dancing and am a huge foodie. I will be serving as Corporate Vice President this year, and I cannot wait to see all that we accomplish.
Howdy! My name is Megan Pol and I am a senior industrial and systems engineering major from Atlanta, GA. My SWE journey started freshman year as a member of SWElites on the STEMfest committee. Sophomore year, I had the opportunity to be a SWElites co-counselor for the Education Committee, and the following year I served as one of the PD co-chairs. I am very excited to serve as your Vice President of Finance; SWE has provided me with many opportunities to learn professional skills and meet other like-minded, hard-working female engineers. You can find me at the ETB or going on spontaneous late night food runs. I enjoy hiking, reading, singing, traveling and hanging out with friends. Feel free to reach out anytime, SWE has been an important part of my college experience and I hope to make it yours as well. I look forward to meeting y'all and helping in your journey with SWE!!!
Executive Office Hours
President: Inchara Nelogal
Tuesday 10-12 PM
VP Internal: Gabby Rocha
Monday & Wednesday 1:30 - 2:30 PM
VP External: Emma Rader
Wednesday 11 - 1 PM
VP Admin: Marissa Ovenshire
Monday 2 - 4 PM
VP Corporate: Anjali Segu
Monday 10 - 12 PM
VP Finance: Megan Pol
Tuesday 1 - 2 PM & Thursday 10 - 11 AM
Howdy! My name is Diva Kohli, and I am a senior Computer Science major from Houston, TX. My journey in SWE began through SWElites, and I have also been on the Public Relations Committee and served as a Professional Development Co-Chair and STEMfest Chair. This year, I am really excited to be a Membership Co-Chair! In my free time, I enjoy photography, baking, and crocheting. I also love to travel and spend time with friends and family. I’m looking forward to the coming year and can’t wait to get to know everyone better!
Howdy! My name is Alissa Ordway and I am a Sophomore Computer Engineering major from Dripping Springs, TX. I got involved in the TAMU SWE chapter my freshman year by being a Freshman Representative Co-Chair and a member of the SWElites Funds committee. I am elated to be a Membership Co-Chair this coming school year and once again serve this amazing organization. In my free time I enjoy reading, watching horror movies, and playing DnD.
Howdy! My name is Dakota Graves and I am a senior Industrial & Systems Engineering major from El Paso, TX. I started getting involved in SWE at the beginning of my freshman year as a part of the SWElites Socials Committee, where I then became a Socials Co-Chair and then the F.L.A.M.E Chair. I now serve as the Public Relations Chair and am so excited to continue my SWE journey this year! During my free time, I love to draw, listen to music, and watch movies. I also love spending quality time with my friends and family.
Howdy! My name is Roshin Lal and I am a senior Computer Engineering major from Dallas, Texas. As a freshman, I had the opportunity to join SWE through SWElites in the Professional Development Committee, and served as the professional development co-chair and membership chair the last two years. In my free time, I love to play piano, listen to music, experiment in cooking and spend time with family and friends. I am honored to serve as your FLAME Chair for this coming year and hope to grow alongside every single one of you!
Howdy! My name is Mikaela Fernando and I am a junior Mechanical Engineering major from Dallas, TX. I've been a part of SWE since my freshman year when I joined SWElites. The following year I became the Funds Counselor and now I am happy to say that I am this year's SWElites Co-Chair! I am beyond excited to continue being a part of SWElites as it is one of my absolute favorite programs that SWE has to offer. In my free time, I enjoy doing yoga, reading, and watching re-runs of old sitcoms. I look forward to continuing my involvement in this amazing and empowering organization and I can't wait to meet everyone!
Howdy! My name is J Hopper and I am a Junior majoring in Mechanical engineering from Houston, TX. I started in SWE my freshman year as a member of the SWElites Professional Development committee, and became SWElites Socials Co-Counselor the following year. I am thrilled to continue my time with SWE as the SWElites Co-Chair this year! I enjoy drawing, hanging out with friends, and playing piano during my free time. I am beyond excited to get to know you all this coming year!
Valeria Gonzales Romero
High School Conference
Howdy! My name is Kayla Waswil and I am a junior majoring in Mechanical Engineering from Katy, TX. My time in SWE started my sophomore year when I volunteered as a counselor for the High School Conference. From there I knew I needed to get more involved in such an incredible organization and so I volunteered for STEMFest and participated in the FLAME program. I am beyond excited to serve as one of the High School Conference Co-Chairs this year and continue my journey with SWE! In my free time I enjoy going to concerts, hiking, exploring new places and spending time with friends. I cannot wait for this upcoming year!
Howdy! My name is Ainsley Shields and I am a Sophomore majoring in Biomedical Engineering from Austin, TX. I began my involvement in SWE my Freshmen year as a member of SWElites and the HSC Design Committee. The second semester of my Freshmen year, I served as a Professional Development Co-Chair for SWE. I am honored to be one of this year‘s HSC Co-Chairs and look forward to hosting the best HSC yet! When I’m not studying, I enjoy playing Minecraft, plotting world domination, and building legos.
Howdy! My name is Emily DeGraaff, and I am a sophomore mechanical engineering major from Temple, Texas. I started my involvement in SWE last year through the High School Conference Committee and the Outreach program. This year, I will serve as a High School Conference Co-Chair with my amazing co-chairs Ainsley and Kayla, and I cannot wait to prepare an awesome conference for future engineers. In my free time, I love doing various art, listening or playing music, and spending time with my human and furry friends. I am super excited for this year!
Howdy! My name is Andrea Nuñez and I am a Senior Industrial and Systems Engineering major from Brownsville, Texas. I love to dance and spend time with friends. I also love watching kdramas and dance videos. I have been in SWE since my freshman year from being in SWEiltes to the SWE Rep Committee as the WE Counselor. In my sophomore and junior year, I served as the Membership Chair and F.L.A.M.E. Chair. This year, I have the honor to serve as your SWE Representative Officer. I am excited to work with the committee and officer team, and cannot wait to make so many happy memories.
Howdy! My name is Annie Bone and I am a sophomore civil engineering student from Oklahoma. I joined SWE at the start of my freshman year and joined the SWE Outreach committee. Being a part of Outreach was a highlight of my year, so I applied for an open officer position for the following year and currently now am an Outreach Co-Chair for this year! Outside of school, I enjoy drawing, reading, and petting my dog. I am super excited to see what we can accomplish this year and can’t wait to get started!
Howdy! My name is Anna Khan and I am a sophomore Biomedical Engineering major from Katy, TX. I first became involved in SWE during my freshman year in the Outreach committee, where I visited classrooms to teach about STEM. I am very excited to be Outreach Co-Coordinator and continue my work this year. In my free time, I love going on walks, watching sitcoms, baking, and hanging out with friends.
Howdy! My name is Ioana Sandu and I am a sophomore electrical engineering major from Houston, Texas. I started my SWE journey as a freshman in SWElites by serving on the Professional Development Committee and actively participating within SWE and SWElites. I then served as the Professional Development Co-counselor within SWElites at the beginning of my sophomore year. Now, I serve as the Professional Development Co-Chair within SWE and I am so excited to see where my SWE journey will take me! During my free time, I enjoy reading, exercising, listening to music, and having a good time with friends and family.
Howdy! My name is Rachana Sudhir and I am a sophomore general engineering major from Houston, TX. My involvement in SWE began during my freshman year as I joined the SWElites PD Committee. I enjoyed the experience very much and now serve as a PD Co-chair. I am looking forward to see what the upcoming year has in store! In my free time I enjoy watching movies, reading and trying out new cuisines!
Howdy! My name is Emma Ong, and I'm a senior computer science student from Houston, TX. I am excited to serve as your Peer Mentorship Co-Chair this year! I've been with SWE since freshman year, beginning with the SWElites professional development committee, continuing as a SWElites Co-Chair, and most recently serving as the VP of Finance. Outside of SWE, I’m involved with Datathon & the Zachry Leadership Program. In my free time, I enjoy dancing hip hop, watching K-pop & anime, and spending time with my friends & family!
Howdy! My name is Courtney Kramer and I am a senior aerospace engineering major from Magnolia, TX. I joined SWE my sophomore year and immediately got involved with the F.L.A.M.E. program, the Outreach Program, and volunteered with HSC. Last year I served as the Public Relations chair and I loved it so much. SWE has given me an engineering home. I am a huge music lover and a self proclaimed Disney adult. In my free time I love spending time with my friends and showing people pictures of my pets. I am so exhilarated to be a Peer Mentorship Co-Chair!
Howdy my name is Leslie Riojas. I am a senior Biological and Agricultural engineering major from Eagle Pass, TX. I started getting involved in SWE my sophomore year through the Outreach and PR committee, and now I serve as one of this years Social Chairs! During my free time, I love to take cycling classes, binge-watch cheesy shows, reading, and hanging out with friends. I can’t wait to plan events for y’all to enjoy and meet other fellow SWEsters!!
Howdy! My name is Valeria Gonzalez and I am a senior majoring in Mechanical Engineering from Houston, TX. I am new to the SWE family but I am excited to plan the socials events this year. What I love to do in my free time is to build the relationships I have with my family and friends.
Howdy! My name is Kathlyn Pfister and I am a sophomore Chemical Engineering major from Flower Mound, TX. I first got involved with SWE my freshman year, where I was on the design team for STEMfest. This year I will be serving as the STEMfest Chair, and I am thrilled! In my free time I enjoy reading, baking, watching romcoms, and hanging out with friends. I am so excited excited to see what this year will bring!
Howdy! My name is Elise Nguyen and I'm a freshman from Dallas, TX, pursuing mechanical engineering. I was first introduced to SWE in 2021, where I attended the High School Conference and was a design challenge finalist. I then attended the 2022 High School Conference as a senior and I'm excited to continue my involvement in SWE as a Freshman Representative! In my free time, I enjoy tap dancing, clogging, ballet, and contemporary dance. I'm currently choreographing a contemporary duet for the Dance Arts Society and am excited to showcase some tap and clogging pieces in various shows throughout the semester!
Howdy! My name is Harshitha Marepally and I am a Freshman Engineering student from Nashville, Tennessee, planning to major in Computer Engineering. I am so excited to be involved with SWE as Freshman Rep, and am looking forward to future events and all that I will learn from being part of such an amazing community! I am currently also part of the High School Design Committee, and am really enjoying working on this project, to share all that engineering has to offer, with high school students. In my free time, I enjoy painting, playing the violin, hanging out with friends, and reading.
Howdy! My name is Leen Al Homoud, and I’m an Electrical Engineering Master’s student. I received my B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering with minors in Mathematics and Physics from Texas A&M University in May 2021. My research interests include power system modeling and analysis, cyber-physical power systems, distributed energy resources, smart grids, and power electronics. I have been active with SWE since my first year at Texas A&M, volunteering in many events. I joined GradSWE because I wanted to give back to the female engineering community at A&M by helping both undergraduate and graduate female students in their journey to becoming well-rounded, practical, and open-minded engineers with solid leadership and communication skills. I served as the GradSWE Mentorship Chair and Chair-Elect last year, and I’m excited to continue working with GradSWE! In my free time, I enjoy reading, learning new recipes, watching movies, playing board games, and going on walks in parks.
Howdy! I'm Swarali Patil, a first-year graduate student majoring in Industrial & Systems Engineering. I am new to SWE, and I am really excited to serve as Chair-Elect for GradSWE this year. I enjoy cooking, painting, reading, writing, and traveling in my free time.
Howdy! I am Neha, pursuing a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering. My research interests include Robotics. Prior to joining Texas A&M University, I worked as an R&D Engineer at Blackrock NeuroTech, Salt Lake City, UT. I joined SWE to work with other amazing women while empowering each other to achieve great things. Apart from curricular and co-curricular activities, my interests include graphic design, animation, and photography.
Howdy! My name is Shreedeebika Sundara Raju Sankari, and I'm a second-year graduate student pursuing my master's degree in Management Information Systems. I was very interested in joining SWE since I admired the organization's work. I am thrilled to be joining GradSWE as a Mentorship Coordinator and assisting graduate and undergraduate students in their personal and professional development. As a mentorship coordinator, I am looking forward to supporting and mentoring other women in engineering and boosting their communication and leadership abilities. I love hiking, reading, traveling, and trying out new activities!
Howdy! My name is Raghavi Singhal. I am a Master’s in Electrical Engineering student at Texas A&M. This is my first semester here and I am the Socials/ PR Coordinator at GradSWE. I did my BTech in Electronics and Communications Engineering from Delhi, India. My specialization is Analog and Mixed Signal Design. I want to work on designing analog and RF circuits for the wireless communication industry. I joined GradSWE because I wanted to be a part of an organization that provides a platform to female graduate engineers to network and build connections. This is my first time living away from my family and in an alien country. A fun fact- I am a big museum nerd. Also in my free time, I like watching movies, playing board games and partying with my friends.
Howdy! This is Kavya Santha Kumar, a Computer Engineering Grad Student from India. I am excited to be a part of GradSWE, and this would be my first time I am getting involved in SWE. I take this opportunity as a Membership Officer with the help of other members in this Organization to help other students and bring the right change. I am a person who loves to learn new every day, and I love solving puzzles. I solve sudoku and listen to music in my free time.
Professional Development Co-Coordinator
I am a Ph.D. student in Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University. My research interests are machine learning and design. Last year, I graduated from Kansas State University with a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering. Because I am passionate about continually developing new skills and gaining new knowledge, I chose to pursue higher education. I also enjoy playing musical instruments when I am free.
Howdy, I am Smruti Shah. I am a first year master’s thesis student in Mechanical Engineering. I was first introduced to SWE when I attended the informational. Before starting my master’s, I worked in the oil & gas industry as a project engineer. I would be serving as a Professional Development Co-Coordinator for GradSWE for the academic year 2022-2023. I will do my best to apply my industrial experience to guide the students. In my free time, I love to sing, listen to music, and watch movies.