I’m pleased to welcome Patricia into this exceptional group of professional women. Her outstanding work and her continued pursuit of professional excellence illustrate her commitment to her chosen field.
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) October 20, 2015
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Patricia Sparrell as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in engineering. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 775,000 members and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to welcome Patricia into this exceptional group of professional women,” said NAPW President Star Jones. “Her outstanding work and her continued pursuit of professional excellence illustrate her commitment to her chosen field.”
Patricia Sparrell brings over 30 years of highly diversified experience to her current role as Principal at PTSparrell Consulting. Prior to this, she had excelled in various leadership roles at Mobil Corporation, ExxonMobil Biomedical Sciences, Inc., and ExxonMobil.
Most recently, Ms. Sparrell served in multiple management positions within ExxonMobil Research and Engineering. There, she contributed significantly to the management of global technology development, manufacturing support and capital project management, and also successfully implemented a women’s mentoring and empowerment program.
Ms. Sparrell received her Master of Science in Chemical Engineering from Northwestern University and her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Mathematics from Russell Sage College. She keeps pace with the exciting changes that accompany the evolution of her profession through her active membership with the Society of Women Engineers.
Ms. Sparrell serves on the Board of Trustees for The Sage Colleges as well as on the Board of Achievement Recognition of College Scientists (ARCS) – Washington Metro. She is a member of the Advisory Board – Chemical Engineering Dept. at Worcester Polytechnic Institute and an Advisory Board Member of the Biological and Chemical Engineering Dept. at Northwestern University. Her current focus is to continue recruiting and training women in the STEM field.
Awards & Accomplishments: Master of Science, Northwestern University, Chemical Engineering; New Jersey Institute of Technology, Chemical Engineering; Bachelor of Arts, The Sage Colleges – Russell Sage College, Chemistry / Mathematics
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.