Garden City, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2015 -- The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Hilary M. Herrera 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 700,000 members and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to welcome Hilary into this exceptional group of professional women,” said NAPW President Star Jones. “Her success in the engineering field is sure to inspire young girls and women to choose this career path.”
Hilary Herrera is a skilled and accomplished Engineer at Zodiac Aerospace, a leading provider of aerospace equipment and systems for commercial, regional and business aircraft as well as helicopters and space applications.
Zodiac Aerospace’s five business segments, including Zodiac Aircraft Systems, Zodiac Aerosafety, Zodiac Cabin & Structures, Zodiac Galleys & Equipment and Zodiac Seats, are all supported by Zodiac Aerospace Services (aftermarket activity).
“In my role as Engineer, my skills and areas of expertise include test plans, reliability, designing test fixtures, analyzing and aircraft interiors,” said Ms. Herrera.
Ms. Herrera received her Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from North Arizona University. She keeps pace with the exciting changes that accompany the evolution of her profession through her active membership with the Society of Manufacturing Engineers.
Outside of her professional career, Ms. Herrera is drawn to and passionate about several charitable organizations, including the Salvation Army and SME. For her passion and determination to achieve career success grounded in her most personal standards of excellence, Ms. Herrera is being honored as a role model for professional women in all walks of life.
Awards & Accomplishments: Bachelor of Science, North Arizona University, Mechanical Engineering
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.
Lisa Mancuso, NAPW, +1 (516) 453-6111, [email protected]