(March 30, 2017) Colleen Ferlotti, a junior in the ISE Department, has received the Paul E. Torgersen Leadership Scholarship from the Student Engineers Council (SEC), which is a college-wide recognition. Colleen serves as the Director of Fundraising for the student chapter of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) and is President of the Wishmakers at Virginia Tech, a community service student organization. She is also a member of the ISE Ambassadors, assisting with recruiting and student-focused activities within the Department.
Colleen has participated in Undergraduate Research with Dr. Alejandro Salado, has completed a study abroad in New Zealand, and has interned at CGI Federal where she worked on business development initiatives and participated in their Agile Development process. She will graduate with her BS in ISE and a Minor in Business in May 2018.