MITRE Corporation CEO Alfred Grasso Receives Award from Society of Women Engineers

Alfred Grasso, CEO of NEC member MITRE Corporation, will receive the Engineering Leadership Award from the Society of Women Engineers.

Under Grasso’s leadership, MITRE has increased the number of women in leadership roles by 50 percent since 2010. MITRE has partnered with the Society of Women Engineers and other organizations to promote professional development, networking opportunities, and leadership training among women engineers. Grasso will receive the award at a ceremony on October 28, 2016, in Philadelphia.

“Al has consistently created and developed programs for women to make them feel recognized, respected, and welcomed,” said Sarah MacConduibh, MITRE’s vice president for Air Force programs. “Through his leadership, MITRE has continued to embrace a diverse, inclusive workforce while also encouraging a collaborative culture.”

The New England Council congratulates Alfred Grasso and thanks him for his efforts to make MITRE a more inclusive workplace. Read more in the press release.

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