Membership


C’lee Kornegay, Vice President of Membership

Civil Engineering, 3rd year

Hometown: Thomasville, GA

Email: swevpmembership@gmail.com

  • Description of Position: The Vice President of Membership organizes recruitment efforts and ensures members gain valuable experiences and a positive community while being a part of this organization. The Vice President of Membership plans social activities, organizes our mentorship program, manages our alumni connections, and tracks our points and rewards system.
  • Favorite SWE Memories: our Pie an Exec fundraiser last fall, going to Disneyland before WE19 in Anaheim, CA & getting to explore the city, E-Ball this past year
  • Interests: Animals (especially cats), all things outdoors – hiking, kayaking, snorkeling, cooking, cheering on our athletic teams with GT Band, trying new things
  • Other Involvements: Georgia Tech Marching Band, R.I.S.E. (Re-imagine, Inspire, Serve, Empower), Tau Beta Sigma, Public Policy Minor
  • Career Goals: get my P.E license, sign & seal a design-build project, become a Project Manager

 Membership Committee

Eshita Chhajlani, Alumni and Mentoring Chair

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 2nd Year

Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA

Email: echhajlani3@gatech.edu or swementoring@gmail.com or swealumniconnections@gmai.com 

  • Description of Position: I help connect students with their right mentor to help guide them through their college experience. I also help keep our alumni database updated, pair alumni mentors with current students, and updated alumni with any new information. 
  • Favorite SWE Memory: WE Local 2020 in Raleigh
  • Interests: trash reality television, reading a good book, traveling, spicy foods 
  • Other Involvements: Women’s Waterpolo, Engineering without Borders, working at a local nonprofit (Stay Focused) 
  • Career Goals: traveling the world while adding value in whatever field I go into, maybe global health or climate change mitigation

Amber Seaberg, Social Chair

Industrial and Systems Engineering, 1st year

Hometown: Tampa, FL

Email: alseaberg@gatech.edu or swesocialcommittee@gmail.com 

  • Description of Position: I work with the VP of Membership to plan social events for SWE. This involves organizing activities, creating RSVP forms, and advertising.
  • Favorite SWE Memories: Among Us with SWE & Chair Retreat
  • Interests: Movies, music, thrifting, & politics
  • Other Involvements: Georgia Tech Marching Band
  • Career Goals: Work for a large, global company in data analysis.

Sophia Ung, Awards & Recognition Chair

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 2nd year

Hometown: Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania

Email: sung3@gatech.edu, sweawardsbanquet@gmail.com

  • Description of Position: I work with VP of Administration and VP of Membership to highlight and celebrate the accomplishments of SWE and its members, for example with member shoutouts and events such as Holiday Dinner and Awards Banquet. 
  • Favorite SWE Memories: Attending WE Local Raleigh 
  • Interests: reading, cooking, dancing, playing piano, photography/filmography, exploring/traveling
  • Other Involvements: ChBE Student Ambassadors & Peer Mentoring, AXS, Grand Challenges, AIChE
  • Career Goals: Work in industry for consumer goods (to see my work/product on shelves!)

Sofia Vainikos, Recruitment Chair

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 2nd year

Hometown: Orland Park, IL

Email: svainikos3@gatech.edu or swefaset@gmail.com 

  • Description of Position: 
  • Favorite SWE Memories: Virtual Chair & Exec bonding 2020
  • Interests: Music, watching Food Network, hanging out with friends/meeting new people
  • Other Involvements: Student Government Association, Tech the Halls, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Student Ambassadors Program, undergraduate research
  • Career Goals: Develop more effective treatments for challenging diseases/increase access to novel treatment care worldwide

Maria Fernanda Torres, Recruitment Chair

Industrial and Systems Engineering, 1st year

Hometown: Lima, Peru

Email: mtorres65@gatech.edu or swefaset@gmail.com 

  • Description of Position: improving recruitment practices and finding new solutions to promote SWE to incoming and current GT students.
  • Favorite SWE Memories: TWD 2020 and Chair & Exec bonding 2020
  • Interests: Dancing, music, roller coasters, cooking/baking, traveling, piano, Disney & Harry Potter movies
  • Other Involvements: Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE), Connect (First-Year Leadership Organization), Hispanic Recruitment Team (HRT)
  • Career Goals: Work for a prestigious company that combines the various facets of engineering to create and utilize technology that will progress society forward and make a positive impact in the world.