GAMMA ALPHA CHAPTER, MANHATTAN COLLEGE
SOFTWARE DEVELOPER AT IBM
“BEING A LEADER OF MY COLLEGE’S HKN CHAPTER HELPED ME EXPAND MY NETWORK AS AN ENGINEER AND PROFESSIONAL, CONNECTING ME TO TALENTED COLLEAGUES BOTH WITHIN AND BEYOND MY CHAPTER. HAVING AN HKN CHAPTER AT MANHATTAN COLLEGE PLAYED AN INTEGRAL PART IN BRINGING OUR DEPARTMENT TOGETHER WITH EVENTS, SUCH AS TRIVIA COMPETITIONS AND TUTORING SESSIONS.”
Lisa Boneta is a member of the Gamma Alpha Chapter of IEEE-HKN and served as its Vice-President and President while attending university. In her senior year at Manhattan College, Lisa received the college’s Medal for Electrical Engineering. Her published work from her research as a college student was featured in the 2017 IEEE International Conference on Imaging Systems and Techniques (IEEE).
Since graduation, Lisa has been a news contributor for All About Circuits and recently began a position as a software developer at IBM in the Z Firmware organization. She also is a member of the HKN Alumni Committee and plans to create an Alumni Chapter at her IBM campus. She currently resides in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. with her dog and is an avid hiker and nature enthusiast.
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