Heather Wiest
WE20 Awards
SWE Distinguished New Engineer Award
Heather Wiest, Ph.D., P.E.
Blue Origin
ANNOUNCED: Thursday, November 5, 2020

CONGRATS Heather Wiest, Ph.D., P.E.

For visionary leadership that directs SWE collegians through transformative change; for leading STEM outreach and mentoring young engineers; and for providing technical guidance to women in the space industry.

Let's Celebrate This Recipient

  • Heather – Congratulations on your recognition as a Distinguished New Engineer! Miss seeing you in NOLA.

  • Congratulations!! So excited for this recognition of all your achievements inside and outside of SWE, Heather!

  • Heather, thank you for your efforts in your first years. Looking forward to your progress in coming years. Congrats!

  • You are so deserving of this award. You were an amazing leader of the LCC, and I appreciated your interest and support. You have an amazing set of engineering and SWE career accomplishments. Congratulations!

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    Thursday November 5, 2020

    • Distinguished Engineering Educator Award
    • Outstanding Collegiate Member Award
    • Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award
    • Outstanding SWE Counselor Award
    • Spark Award
    • SWE Distinguished New Engineer Award

    Friday November 6, 2020

    • Diversity & Inclusion Award
    • Emerging Leader Award
    • Fellow Grade
    • Global Leadership Award
    • Global Team Leadership Award
    • Suzanne Jenniches Upward Mobility Award Endowed by Northrop Grumman Corporation
    • Work/Life Integration Award
    Awards Announced

    Saturday, November 7, 2020

    • Advocating Women in Engineering Award
    • Mission (collegiate)
    • Multicultural Boeing Company (collegiate)
    • Rodney D. Chipp Memorial Award

    Monday, November 9, 2020

    • Achievement Award
    • Mission (professional)
    • Multicultural Motorola Foundation (professional)
    • Prism Award
    • SWENext Global Innovator Award