While many of us didn’t volunteer for a SWE position with the hopes of using that experience to propel us into a company board seat, the reality is that much of our SWE volunteer experience is directly applicable to company and nonprofit boards.
By Lynda Grindstaff, F.SWE, SWE Editorial Board
Lynda Grindstaff, F.SWE, is a vice president of engineering with McAfee. An active SWE Fellow and senior life member, she is the past chair of the editorial board and has been recognized by the Society as an Emerging Leader and Prism Award recipient.
Please see the Viewpoint article in this issue, “Framing SWE Collegiate Experience to Corporate Recruiters,” for a discussion geared toward collegians on ways to position SWE experience to job recruiters.”