No matter how much I think I have learned...there is always a new issue that arises that challenges me to become better!
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) May 26, 2015
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Nadine Menjuga 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 for professional women, boasting more than 700,000 members and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
"I'm pleased to welcome Nadine into this exceptional group of professional women," said NAPW President Star Jones. "Her success in the STEM field is sure to inspire young girls and women to choose this career path."
Among the many people who inspired Ms. Menjuga to become an engineer were her hard-working parents and a cousin. “He was always studying and I was always curious about what is was. That was my first glimpse of mechanical engineering,” she recalled. A Mechanical Engineer at Crane Aerospace & Electronics for more than two years, Ms. Menjuga is responsible for maintaining and developing the power seat actuation for the company’s cabin department.
In addition to the skills she brings to her role, Ms. Menjuga excels at creativity, resourcefulness and the ability to work seamlessly as part of a team. Overcoming obstacles and finding timely solutions are an integral part of her job. “There's never a dull day! No matter how much I think I have learned in two years, there is always a new issue that arises that challenges me to become better,” said Ms. Menjuga.
As for her future, Ms. Menjuga is on a clear and steady path toward success: “Long term, ten years from now, I would like to start my own company,” she said. “My five-year goal is to become an Engineer III and my short-term goal is to become a Mechanical Engineer II.
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.