In this clip, Jessica Montes, a female engineering student, explains how her brother motivated and inspired her to join the field of engineering.
IEEE works tirelessly to recruit young people into the various interdisciplinary fields of engineering. Women represent only 20% of engineers in the United States alone, and female minorities only constitute less than 10%. The IEEE's Women in Engineering series explores the careers and works of prominent female engineers and showcases what the IEEE is doing to recruit more women into the field.
Jessica Montes, a student of engineering, discusses what inspired her to join the engineering field.