Women in SAMPE

The Women in SAMPE Forum is an opportunity for anyone involved with SAMPE to discuss and share issues, career advice, and more. This is a great networking event with a group of dedicated women professionals and allies.

Roundtable Topics Included:  

  • Negotiation

  • Promoting yourself/personal self-confidence

  • The importance of emotional intelligence at work

  • How to defeat gender-based harassment at the workplace

  • Bias (conscious and unconscious)

  • Planning your career and future family


Michelle Johnson

Materials and Process Engineer, Composites Lead

Lockheed Martin Space


Cindy Ashforth

Senior Technical Specialist for Composites

FAA Aircraft Certification Serivice




Genevieve Palardy

Assistant Professor

Louisiana State University




Keran Dhillon

Senior Account Manager

Cytec Solvay Group




Tresha Lacaux

Chief Engineer, BCA Structures Analysis

The Boeing Company




Isabelle Paris, PhD
Senior Engineering Specialist, Composite Materials
Bombardier Aerospace

SAMPE Conference and Exhibition is exclusively dedicated to advanced materials and processes. Produced by the North America Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE), this event brings together leading companies, engineers, scientists, and professionals from throughout the advanced materials and processes industry.