Patricia J. Walker - Spark Award - Medtronic
WE20 Awards
Spark Award
Patricia J. Walker
ANNOUNCED: Monday, November 9, 2020

CONGRATS Patricia J. Walker

For demonstrating standout leadership skills; for dedicated mentoring through SWE; and for inspiring others through the words she lives by: “She believed she could, so she did.”

Let's Celebrate This Recipient

  • Congratulations, Tricia! Thanks for being such a bright light in this world! Appreciate your positivity and support!

  • Congrats Tricia! I’m so lucky to have a mentor and friend like you. Thank you for everything you do for our community, you are SO deserving of this award!

  • Congrats Trish! Spark is an understatement… inspire so many and you are an invaluable asset to SWE. Proud to know you and call you my SWEster.

  • So very proud of you! You are an inspiration to so many, and I am blessed to have you in my life. Congratulations on this well deserved award!

  • Tricia, you are such a bright light for so many of us!! Thanks for being so generous with your time, wisdom, and enthusiasm. We are all better because of you 🙂

    • Man!
      Thanks love. It is my heart’s joy to work together and see you achieve!
      Keep dreaming and believing!!!!

  • Congratulations, Tricia! You are a light in the lives of many and I’m grateful for your presence in my own life. Thank you for your time, wisdom, and compassion!

  • Congratulations Tricia! I have seen the way your enthusiasm spreads excitement in others and could not think of anyone who deserves this more!

  • Congratulations Tricia. I can’t imagine a better award for you to receive. You’re spark really is an inspiration to everyone.

  • Congratulations Tricia! So well deserved in recognition of your tireless enthusiasm to promote STEM and mentor others. Way to go!

  • Congratulations Patricia! This is a well deserved recognition for all you do to support women in their STEM careers. You are an inspiration to many! Keep up the great work that you love to do!

  • Congratulations SWEster! This award recognizes the Spark you are for ALL and I appreciate the impact you have made to the world by being you. Celebrate being a believer and the accomplishments!!

  • Congratulations Tricia. I know this is well deserved and have been a enthusiastic spark to myself and many others

  • Congrats, Tricia! Thanks for always being so welcoming whenever I see you at conferences, and for all you do for SWE. Very well deserved! I’ll have to congratulate you in person next year!

  • Congratulations, Tricia! Thank you for all you do in SWE!! I have enjoyed working with you in the Senate!!

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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