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President
Kati Barnes Kati Barnes earned a bachelor’s degree in Applied Mathematics from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California.  Kati is a Senior Principle Systems Engineer and the Chief Engineer of a software development program at Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson, AZ.  During her 14 years at Raytheon, Kati has worked in the areas of signal processing and embedded software development.  She joined SWE in 2014 and served on the executive council for 2 years as secretary and is currently serving as Vice President and acting President.
Vice President
Vice President
Secretary Secretary
Treasurer Nicole Lund Nicole Lund received her BS in Physics from New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology and then moved on to the University of Oklahoma to complete a MS in Meteorology.  For her thesis, Nicole investigated what types of hydrometeors were present in regions where lightning was initiated in thunderstorms.  Upon completing her degree, Nicole entered Raytheon's Rotational Engineering Leadership Development Program, where she worked for Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems in Boston, MA, Raytheon Technical Services Company in Indianapolis, IN and Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson, AZ. After finishing the two year leadership program, Nicole chose to stay in Tucson and continue working as a Systems Engineer.  Nicole joined SWE in 2010 and became actively involved in her local SWEsection holding the positions of RUN dinner committee chair, Section Representative, Vice President, President and Treasurer.
Section Rep
Kiley Donohue Kiley Donohue studied Mechanical Engineering at the University of New Hampshire, graduating with her B.S in 2015. During her time at UNH she assisted graduate research in the Advanced Controls Lab. She interned at DEKA Research & Development in Manchester, New Hampshire where she worked as a test engineer on Slingshot, a water purification system. She was also a member of the 2014 NASA Ames Academy for Aeronautics in Mountain View, CA where she conducted research in small UAV aeromechanics. Currently, Kiley is a Systems Engineer in the Guidance, Navigation, and Controls Department at Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson, AZ. She has been an active member of SWE since 2012 and is excited to serve SWE Tucson as its Section Representative in 2016.
Webmaster  Aaron Lund
Aaron works for Raytheon in Tucson. He graduated from New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology in 2006 with BS in Electrical Engineering and Mathematics with a previously attained Computer Science degree from the same.


Outreach Committee Chair Georgia Armstrong  Georgia works for Raytheon Missile Systems and is well known in the volunteer community.  She prefers volunteering to writing a personal history.
University of Arizona SWE Counselor
Rebecca Primeau
Rebecca Primeau graduated from the University of Arizona with a BS in Psychology in 2007. Rebecca continued her education at the University of Michigan where she graduated in 2009 from the Center for the Study of Higher and Post-secondary Education with a MS in Higher Education. In her current position at the University of Arizona, Rebecca serves as the Assistant Director for Recruitment, Retention and Outreach in the College of Engineering. She oversees the enrollment process for all new students to the College of Engineering, with a special focus on bringing in more women. She is excited to report an increase from 19% to nearly 26% women in the incoming engineering class over the last 3 years. Rebecca also coordinates the Engineering Ambassadors program, as well as the Engineering Zone Living-Learning Community in Gila Hall. One of her favorite responsibilities, however, is her role as Counselor to the University of Arizona Society of Women Engineers. UA SWE is a passionate group of young women who are focused on their mission: to foster better ties among women in engineering and to empower them to succeed and advance in their careers as engineers.


Vacant Positions
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Professional Development Committee Chair
Membership Committee Chair, Scholarship Committee Chair